One stock that's nearing a big breakout is Zogenix (ZGNX - Get Report), a specialty pharmaceutical company with two product candidates in late-stage development for the treatment of central nervous system disorders and pain. This stock has been hammered in 2011, with shares off by over 60%.
If you take a look at the chart for Zogenix, you'll see that this stock triggered a big breakout today once it moved above some near-term overhead resistance at $1.91 a share on monster volume. At last check, volume has registered over 1.7 million, which is well above its three-month average action of 240,417 shares. The stock is now nearing an even bigger breakout trade if it can manage to clear some more overhead resistance levels.