By: Tom Gentile
on January 18th, 2022
Rising Rates Causing Equities to Drop
The yield on the 2-year Treasury which is seen as a gauge of where the Fed will set short-term borrowing rates, traded above 1% for the first time since February of 2020 and this has caused a drop in equities.
Where Put Activity is Right Now
Tech got hammered today and the tech heavy NASDAQ closed down 2.6% on the day, which sees it now trading at its lowest level in 3 months.
If you see more downside coming in tech then a look at the Unusually High Put Option Volume may be a place to start looking for long put opportunities.
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