Silver Soars As Nasdaq Underperforms Most Since 2009

Well that was not supposed to happen...

The Nasdaq 100 suffered its worst weekly underperformance relative to the S&P 500 since 2009...

Source: Bloomberg

Nasdaq found support after erasing all its gains relative to the S&P for the month...

Source: Bloomberg

Notably, the reversal this week in Nasdaq relative to the S&P was at a key level from the past and found support at that level...

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As FANG stocks suffered one of their worst weeks since Dec 2018's collapse...

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And Nasdaq dared to put in a negative week (near its worst since March) - despite all the other majors green on the week (Small Caps outperformed)...

Likely overheard today...

China also had an ugly week...

Source: Bloomberg

Most of the damage to FANGs was done on Monday after its gap up, but Friday did not show the usual buying rampage...

Source: Bloomberg

While FANGs were dumped, Biotechs were bid for the 3rd week in a row to new record highs...

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It appears TSLA momo has lost its mojo (pinned at $15000 for 3 days)...

As those far OTM options expire worthless...

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Banks were mixed with GS and JPM outperforming...

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Momentum dramatically underperformed value this week (first time in 6 weeks)...

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Shorts were squeezed this week on Tuesday and Wednesday but were ominously quiet Thurs/Fri...

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This won't end well... options traders are at their most complacent since the peak of the dotcom bubble...

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Treasury yields ended the week lower (no thanks to three decent selling surges)..

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The dollar ended the week lower (3rd week lower in a row) to its lowest weekly close since early March...

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Is the dollar about to breakdown hard?

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Gold suggests it should...

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Cryptos ended the week lower with Bitcoin the least worst of the bunch...

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Commodities ended the week higher, led by a big move for Silver...

Source: Bloomberg

Silver is up for a 6th week in a row (up 10 of the last 11 weeks)...

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Silver's outperformance vs Gold has pushed the ration between the two down to its lowest since February (and back below the key 100x level)...

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Finally, The Fed Balance Sheet rose very modestly in the last week...

Source: Bloomberg

And it appears the S&P future short squeeze is almost over...

Source: Bloomberg

And don't forget, this whole market game is easy, right! Just buy the f**king overnight session...

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What happens next?

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Sleep Well.