36 days ago • Posted by Paul de La Baume

Warning: Volatility for Euro Stoxx is at historic low #trading #stocks

The low volatility in European stocks is not a good environment to build positions, sort of on the contrary. Markets seem increasingly complacent. What is driving the caution is that traders see more catalysts to the downside right now with earnings season and macro data release. The US debt ceiling, recession fears and inflation risks are all weighing on market sentiment, despite the stronger earnings than expected.