James River Coal Stock Getting Very Oversold
In the case of James River Coal Co, the RSI reading has hit 29.4 — by comparison, the universe of metals and mining stocks covered by Metals Channel currently has an average RSI of 41.3, the RSI of Spot Gold is at 34.3, and the RSI of Spot Silver is presently 34.0.
A bullish investor could look at JRCC's 29.4 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), JRCC's low point in its 52 week range is $1.46 per share, with $5.89 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $1.74. James River Coal Co shares are currently trading off about 4.4% on the day.