As many international stocks paused at midweek, emerging markets from Chile to Brazil partied on
This week’s most overbought and oversold ETFs for Friday’s trading includes a long list of select funds including the iShares S&P Latin America 40 Index ETF, ILF.
Although U.S. equity index ETFs gained on Thursday, a number of country-based exchange-traded funds continued to move deeper into oversold territory above the 200-day moving average. Among them was the iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund ETF, EWZ.
Contrasting Tuesday’s aggressive selling action, buyers entered the market in force Wednesday pushing health care related ETFs like the Vanguard Health Care Fund, VHT, higher by trading day’s end.
With most markets moving higher on the first day of trading in 2010, short term oversold conditions have turned into short term overbought. The ProShares Ultra Materials ETF, UYM gained 6% on the day, making it the most aggressively bought materials ETF fund of the first trading day of 2010.