Small cap stocks held up (generous term here) well versus large cap stocks last week. The Russell 2000 (RUT) was down 4.61% while the large cap focused Russell 1000 (RUI) lost 5.73%. The drop for RUI was the biggest one week lost since mid-September 2011. For the year RUT and RUI are down 3.98% and 3.89% respectively. I’m going to say that’s a tie with just over four months to go.
With RUT holding up relative to RUI small cap risk, as measured by the CBOE Russell[...]