The RUT – Russell 2000 Small Cap Index is trading close to the highs of the base and holding up whereas the Nasdaq 100 large caps are trading below their 50-day & upward sloping trendline. This suggests relative strength for the small caps vs. the large cap stocks for the moment.

Here’s the daily chart for the RUT:

RUT - Russell 2000 Small Caps Daily Chart

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