With equities continuing to battle upward, the VIX was naturally still in melt mode, settling -3.3% @ 12.78. Near term outlook is for further equity upside into next week's FOMC.. which should equate to VIX holding within the 14/11 zone. The big 20 threshold looks out of range until the latter half of July
*the third consecutive net daily decline in the VIX
VIX remains very subdued, as the US market remains supremely fearless.. despite Greece and seemingly looming rate rises in Q3/Q4.
The big VIX 20 threshold looks completely out of range until late July, barring a Greek default end June/early July.
more later.. on the indexes