Oversold is the condition in which a stock is extended to the downside following a downtrend, and is due for some consolidation or retracement. Oversold readings may be found by using oscillators, or simply by seeing that a stock has fallen too far in too short of time. Oversold stocks are due for a bounce due to the climax of selling in an event such as capitulation. An oversold stock is falling in price at an unsustainable rate.
Oversold is the opposite of overbought.
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