SOXS Crosses Critical Technical Indicator

In trading on Monday, shares of the Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares ETF ( SOXS) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $30.681 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 Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares, the RSI reading has hit 29.3 — by comparison, the RSI reading for the S&P 500 is currently 61.2.

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A bullish investor could look at SOXS'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), SOXS's low point in its 52 week range is $30.60 per share, with $101.28 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $30.80. Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares shares are currently trading off about 2% on the day.

Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares 1 Year Performance Chart

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