iShares MSCI Kokusai Getting Very Oversold

In trading on Tuesday, shares of the iShares MSCI Kokusai ETF (TOK) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $53.59 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 Kokusai, the RSI reading has hit 29.8 — by comparison, the RSI reading for the S&P 500 is currently 34.9.

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A bullish investor could look at TOK's 29.8 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), TOK's low point in its 52 week range is $46.31 per share, with $57.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $53.59. iShares MSCI Kokusai shares are currently trading down about 0.5% on the day.

iShares MSCI Kokusai 1 Year Performance Chart

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