Volatility Indexes Show Oil and Stocks Link Diminishing: Chartby
One place where stocks and oil prices are showing a significant divergence is in volatility. The relationship between two gauges that track present and expected swings in the assets is widening as crude prices become ever more
volatile and stay relatively muted in stocks. The difference between the Chicago Board Options Exchange Crude Oil Volatility Index versus a similar measure for equities reached the highest level in seven years Monday.