Brief Update: After the injection of the daily POMO, S&P Futures (ES) recovered all losses, and climbed back up to the overnight highs. Currently ES is +5.35 handles at 1666.50 with very small volume of 500k minis traded. Session high now is 1667.50, with a session low of 1658.25. It is a very quiet trading day.
VIX barely positive after climbing over 3% after cash open. Currently VIX is hovering around the 14 line, at 13.99 (+.07%). Volume is light so far in VIX contracts. VIX Futures are lower now by at least -.30.