The Current State of Option-Oriented Market Indicators
Certain option data are useful in helping predict broad market movements. This presentation will discuss the current state of those indicators. Put-call ratios are powerful, contrary indicators with a good track record of market prediction.Volatility derivatives and indices are useful, especially in determining extreme oversold conditions and buying opportunities, but also in discerning the trend of the broad stock market. The presentation will also include the current state of market breadth, and how it relates to market prediction as well. Finally, we'll update some important indicators that are useful for the negative divergences at market tops.