Market Update: High Equities, Low Volatility


Since the state of the union address this week, we’ve seen all time highs for several equity indexes. As the rally has happened, the yield between the 20-year treasury bond and the S&P 500 is the narrowest in almost a year, and the volatility index is also at year low.  Jack explains what this means for market participants.



Debbie Carlson has focused on commodities for much of her writing career. She spent more than a decade at Dow Jones covering the Chicago-based futures exchanges. As a Dow Jones editor, she worked closely with The Wall Street Journal and Barron's in planning commodities coverage.

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