EGShares India Small Cap Getting Very Oversold

In trading on Friday, shares of the EGShares India Small Cap ETF ( SCIN) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $14.26 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 EGShares India Small Cap, the RSI reading has hit 29.1 — by comparison, the RSI reading for the S&P 500 is currently 47.2.

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A bullish investor could look at SCIN's 29.1 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), SCIN's low point in its 52 week range is $14.19 per share, with $18.92 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.30. EGShares India Small Cap shares are currently trading down about 1.9% on the day.

EGShares India Small Cap 1 Year Performance Chart

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