Ya know, as hard as the past three weeks have been for bears, I was hanging in there just fine……….until THIS bolt out of the blue:(more…)
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For most stocks, losing $9 after hours would be a huge move, but for the likes of NFLX, it’s practically a non-event. Suffice it to say, the excitement of the subscription increase two days ago seems to have absorbed all the bullish mojo in advance.
Here are four stocks from a range of industries breaking out primarily on news, continuing strong technical trends off December lows.
Attunity Ltd. (ATTU) surged $1.48 to $23.39 on 709,200 shares Wednesday on more than double its average volume. The move came ahead of the data management software company’s announcement today that it will release its quarterly and annual financial results on January 31. The move positioned the stock right up against a triple top going back to November. The stock’s On-Balance Volume indicator is making new highs ahead of price, a positive sign. A break through here could lead to $28 next.
With all of the recent lame earnings reports for banks yielding nothing but surging prices, it’s comforting to see that Morgan Stanley (symbol MS) is actually behaving rationally, down over 4% in the pre-market following its earnings report. Looking at the past decade, you can plainly see how MS is inclined toward major reversal patterns.(more…)