Affirm shares are surging, why is the Afterpay (ASX:APT) share price left behind?
The Afterpay Ltd (ASX: APT) share price has found itself sliding 7% this week in stark contrast to its buy now, pay later (BNPL) rival in the United States.
The performance of US-listed Affirm Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: AFRM) is going gangbusters, with the Affirm share price up ~20% in the last four trading sessions to US$77.97.
Despite BNPL shares largely moving hand-in-hand, here’s why the Affirm share price might be coming out ahead this week.
Why the Affirm share price is outperforming
Recent acquisition targeting online returns
The Affirm share price is likely being propped up this week by the company’s $300…