Yahoo Finance: "Stock market news: October 1, 2019"

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Yahoo Finance: "Stock market news: October 1, 2019"

Yahoo Finance quoting DataTrek’s Jessica Rabe:

…. “The market got off easy in September, with another rate cut by the Federal Reserve helping to temper concerns about the U.S.-China trade war,” Jessica Rabe, co-founder of DataTrek research, wrote in a note Tuesday. “That said, October is notoriously the most volatile month of the year.”

The VIX – the so-called “fear gauge” measuring volatility in the market – has hit annual highs five times in October since its creation in 1990, Rabe said, tying it with August for the greatest number of VIX peaks versus other months”….

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