ELJ Stock Crowded With Sellers

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Entergy Louisiana LLC ( ELJ) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $20.06 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 Entergy Louisiana LLC, the RSI reading has hit 29.98 — by comparison, the universe of energy stocks covered by Energy Stock Channel currently has an average RSI of 49.0, the RSI of WTI Crude Oil is at 39.8, and the RSI of Henry Hub Natural Gas is presently 58.8.

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A bullish investor could look at ELJ's 29.98 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), ELJ's low point in its 52 week range is $20.06 per share, with $27.21 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $20.09. Entergy Louisiana LLC shares are currently trading off about 1.7% on the day.

Entergy Louisiana LLC 1 Year Performance Chart

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ELJ makes up 1887199.63% of the First Trust Preferred Securities and Income ETF ( FPE) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Wednesday.

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