Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Fear Gauge

Excerpted from TheStreet.com – David Haitt, OptionMetrics CEO’s recent article: The VIX can’t tell you when a rough ride is coming, but it may protect you when things get bumpy. Over the past 20 years, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX.X) has gone from an obscure market barometer relegated to peripheral space on a few hundred quote screens to a widely followed … Read More »


ORC2016 Keynote Speaker: John Marshall

OptionMetrics is pleased to announce that John Marshall will join us this year as our ORC2016 Keynote Speaker. John Marshall manages the Goldman Sachs Derivatives Research team in New York, focusing on single stock options, sector options and cross-asset research. He has written over 2,500 options trade recommendations in collaboration with fundamental research analysts over the past 12 years as part of their flagship product, the Weekly Options Watch. He has published several major studies on how stocks and options trade around company events, systematic options selling… Read More »


OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC2016)

OptionMetrics Research Conference 2016, November 14, 2016 | New York, NY
OptionMetrics is excited to announce our 5th Annual Research Conference (ORC2016). As in years past, ORC2016 will bring together OptionMetrics users and researchers from both academia and industry to present and discuss their research. The focus of this conference is to share ideas, explore trends and developments in the field, and increase in-depth knowledge of the options markets…Read More »


OptionMetrics to Present at Global EQD 2016

OptionMetrics’ President and Founder, David Hait, will be kicking off the conference with a presentation titled “What Implied Volatility Tells Us About Future Asset Returns,” where he’ll share insights on how main findings from recent trends in academic papers can be applied from an operational perspective… Read More »