A look at how the recent spread of covid19 has expressed itself in rapidly increasing US Equity market volatility:
This is a rolling, 30-day SPX volatility chart. The increase has been profound in its speed and impact.
All calculations are as of 3/5/2020, executed on daily data since 12/31/2019.
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