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...All the while, the market internals have looked scarier at each of those 3 market peaks. Here’s how yesterday’s looked:
- PRICE – SPY (SP500) +0.08% yesterday vs. RUT (Russell 2000) -0.52% = bearish divergence
- VOLUME – Total US Equity Market Volume (see Chart of The Day) -21% and -24% vs. its 1-mth and 1-yr averages
- VOLATILITY – front-month VIX not being able to close below 12 for the 3rd time in the last 3 months