"North Korea will not bend to our will, hence they must be bombed into submission"
But first, buying of this latest dip is courtesy of the collapse in inflation and hence imploding probability of further rate hikes. Which of course is not good news at all. Recall, earlier this week "bond guru" Jeff Gundlach saying that yields were going to soar:
The volatility vortex is most evident in small caps:
On the S&P 500, second derivative volatility is surging as a precursor to market volatility:
Banks are through the 50 day