Shares of EWS Now Oversold
ETF Channel Staff - Thursday, November 15, 4:19 PMIn trading on Thursday, shares of the iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund ETF (EWS) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $12.68 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is a technical analysis indicator used to measure momentum on a scale of zero to 100. A stock is considered to be oversold if the RSI reading falls below 30.
In the case of iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund, the RSI reading has hit 29.3 — by comparison, the RSI reading for the S&P 500 is currently 27.0.
A bullish investor could look at EWS's 29.3 reading as a sign that the recent heavy selling is in the process of exhausting itself, and begin to look for entry point opportunities on the buy side.
Looking at a chart of one year performance (below), EWS's low point in its 52 week range is $10.75 per share, with $13.82 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.72. iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund shares are currently trading off about 0.9% on the day.
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