Terms

Volatility

Volatility is the degree of variation of a price series over time as measured by the standard deviation of logarithmic returns

Asset Classes

Jewelry

Entities

36 South Capital Advisors
ATAC Rotation Fund
Aegea Capital
Akanthos Capital Management
Artemis Capital Management LP
Assured Capital Partners
Astellon Capital Partners
Aurum
Balyasny Asset Management
BenchmarkPlus Management
BlueBay Asset Management
Bronte Capital Management
Capstone Investment Advisors
Capula Investment Management
Chicago Board Options Exchange
Concise Capital Management
Czech Asset Management
Davos Investment Group
Deep Field Capital
EARNEST Partners
East End Wealth Management
Eastspring Investments
Elliott Investment Management
Equity Armor Investments
Fear & Greed Index
Graham Capital Management
HBK Capital Management
Hartmann Capital
Headwaters Solutions LP
Hedgeye Risk Management
Highbridge Capital Management
INTL FCStone
International eChem
KKM Financial
Linde Equity
MCP Asset Management
MOVE Index
McAlvany Wealth Management
Millennium Management
Mutiny Fund
Nations Indexes
Nickel Digital Asset Management
One River Asset Management
Pension Partners
Quantitative Volatility Research Advisors
RG Niederhoffer Capital Management
Reaves Asset Management
Rimrock Capital Management
SSI Investment Management
Sauganash Capital Management
Shinnecock Partners
Spectrum Asset Management
TG Macro LLC
Tallbacken Capital Advisors
The Ambrus Group
The Diary of a Mad Hedge Fund Trader
Vulpes Investment Management
Wealthnet Investments
Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers
WisdomTree Asset Management
Wolverine Asset Management

Events

1980s Decade

People

Adam Blitz
Alexander Campbell
Benn Eifert
Bret Jensen
Brett Friedman
Brian Stutland
Chris Cole
Don Coxe
Emanuel Derman
Eric Metz
Etienne de Marsac
Francesco Filia
Gavin McMaster
Gontran de Quillacq
Guy Adami
Hawes Bostic
Imran Lakha
Jason Buck
Jay Soloff
Jerry Haworth
Jesse Livermore
Jessica Rabe
Joe Hurley
Joe Perry
John Netto
Kai Wu
Karim Rahemtulla
Kris Sidial
Lex van Dam
Luke Brindle
Luke Kawa
Marco Aiolfi
Mark Newton
Mark Orsley
Matt Luth
Matt Rowe
Matthew Rothman
Michael Gayed
Nicholas Pardini
Noel Smith
Ophir Gottlieb
Paul Britton
Paul Johnson Jr.
Paul Lewis
Ramon DeGennaro
Rich Booth
Rodrigo Gordillo
Sam Volkering
Scott Garliss
Scott Nations
Sheldon Natenberg
Stephen Kelso
Steve Sosnick
Walt Vester
Wayne Himelsein
Weston Nakamura

Publications

A History of Interest Rates
A Pragmatist's Guide to Leveraged Finance
A Wealth of Common Sense
Action Alerts PLUS
An Introduction to Value-at-Risk
Bear Market Trading Strategies
Berkshire Hathaway Letters to Shareholders 1965 to 2018
Binary Options Unmasked
Bollinger on Bollinger Bands
Bond Markets, Analysis, and Strategies
Bullsh*t-Free Guide to Iron Condors
Commodity Options
Crude Volatility
Dividend Investing for Everyone
Duration, Convexity, and Other Bond Risk Measures
EPB Macro Research
ETF 20/20
Fidelity Investor
Fidelity Sector Investor
Financial Times Guide to Investing for Income
Fixed Income Mathematics
Global Value
Growth Investor
HFI Research
Handbook of Portfolio Management
High Level Investing For Dummies
How I Trade Options
How to Trade Options
Introduction to Fixed Income Analytics
Investing In The Modern Age
Irrational Exuberance
Long-Term Secrets to Short-Term Trading
Margin of Safety Investing
Marketimer
Maximum Options
Measuring and Controlling Interest Rate and Credit Risk
Option Volatility and Pricing
Options Floor Trader PRO
Options Trading
Options Trading 101
Options Trading Mastery
Our Brave New World
Oxford Bond Advantage
Perspectives on Interest Rate Risk Management for Money Managers and Traders
Perspectives on International Fixed Income Investing
Quant Ratings
Radical Technology Profits
Rebound Profit Trader
Rule Breakers
Stock Investing for Dummies
Strategic Trader
Tech Cache
The (Mis)Behaviour of Markets
The 100 Best Stocks to Buy in 2020
The Handbook of U.S. Treasury and Government Agency Securities
The Investor's Guidebook to Derivatives
The Lead-Lag Report
The Market Taker's Edge
The Most Important Thing
The Only Guide to Alternative Investments You'll Ever Need
The Only Guide to a Winning Investment Strategy You'll Ever Need
The Speculator
The Ultimate Guide to Technical Analysis
The Vega Factor
The Volatility Smile
Trading Options Greeks
Treasury Securities and Derivatives
Triple Income Formula
Value & Momentum Breakouts
Volatility and the Alchemy of Risk
Volatility and the Allegory of the Prisoner's Dilemma
Volatility at World's End
Volatility: The Market Price of Uncertainty

Strategies

Absolute Return
Diversification
Factor Investing
Iron Condor
Swing Trading

Terms

Animal Spirits
Black Scholes Model
Commodity Investing
Real Estate Investing

  • Simple Definition In Regards to Stocks:  Volatility is how fast a stock moves
  • although sometimes confused, volatility is not the same as risk
  • high volatility can create opportunities for profit
  • Historic volatility measures a time series of past market prices.