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In trading on Thursday, shares of the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund ETF (Symbol: DXJ) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $47.85 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 WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund, the RSI reading has hit 28.0 - by comparison, the RSI reading for the S&P 500 is currently 28.8. A bullish investor could look at DXJ's 28.0 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), DXJ's low point in its 52 week range is $47.85 per share, with $62.78 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $48.00. WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund shares are currently trading off about 1.4% on the day.

WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund 1 Year Performance Chart

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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