MADISON, Wis. ( Stockpickr) -- Professional traders running mutual funds and hedge funds don't just look at a stock's price moves; they also track big changes in volume activity. Often when above-average volume moves into an equity, it precedes a large spike in volatility.Major moves in volume can signal unusual activity, such as insider buying or selling -- or buying or selling by "superinvestors."
Average Volume: 75,425
Volume % Change: 323% >>5 Trades to Take as Stocks Soar in May From a technical perspective, ADES is bouncing higher here right above some near-term support at $32.02 with above-average volume. This move has started to push shares of ADES into breakout territory, since the stock has taken out its 52-week high at $35.72. At last check, ADES has hit an intraday high of $37 and volume is well above its three-month average action of 75,425 shares. Traders should now look for long-biased trades in ADES as long as it's trending above $34 or $35.72 and then once it sustains a move or close above $37 with volume that hits near or above 75,425 shares. If we get that move soon, then ADES will set up to enter new 52-week high territory, which is bullish technical price action. Some possible upside targets off that move are $40 to $42. Pharmerica Pharmerica ( PMC) is an institutional pharmacy services company that services health care facilities and provides management pharmacy services to hospitals. This stock is trading up 4.2% at $14.70 in recent trading.