Market Extra: Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ shows it’s about to get ugly in the stock market

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The CBOE Volatility Index, often used as a measure of fear in the market, is up about 20% on Tuesday, implying that investors are increasing bets that stocks could suffer a near-term shock.


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