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Volatility Ready to Spike (VXX, UVXY)

Complacency has built up again, and that means the VIX is ready to spike again. VXX is a nice short term play. The VIX has formed a tight bull flag pattern over the last two weeks in April, and a breakout would spike the VIX close to 23. VXX is one way to play it. The more aggressive U read more
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