CXA Crowded With Sellers
ETF Channel Staff - Tuesday, December 18, 3:53 PMIn trading on Tuesday, shares of the SPDR Nuveen Barclays California Municipal Bond ETF (CXA) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $24.4201 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 SPDR Nuveen Barclays California Municipal Bond, the RSI reading has hit 27.2 — by comparison, the RSI reading for the S&P 500 is currently 61.8.
A bullish investor could look at CXA's 27.2 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), CXA's low point in its 52 week range is $23.19 per share, with $25.57 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $24.48. SPDR Nuveen Barclays California Municipal Bond shares are currently trading off about 0.7% on the day.
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