US equities opened moderately lower, dragged lower by significant weakness in other world markets. The sp' unravelled to 2802 in early morning, before a series of moderate swings that continued into the late afternoon.
Volatility naturally spiked higher, with the VIX seeing a peak of 16.86, the highest level since July 2nd. There was cooling into the close, with the VIX settling in the mid 14s.
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