Emulex (ELX) is a provider of a range of network convergence solutions that connect servers, storage, and networks within the data center. This stock, rated D+ sell by TheStreet Ratings, is trading up 14.8% at $8.49 in recent trading.
Today's Range: $7.90-$8.6252-Week Range: $5.86-$12.97 Volume: 2.6 million Three-Month Average Volume: 910,057 Shares of ELX are surging today after the company said its second-quarter earnings would be above its earlier guidance as it recovered production after Thailand flooding and overcame supply issues. From a technical standpoint, ELX are gapping up huge today on big volume back above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Market players should now watch for the next big breakout trade to trigger for ELX if this stock can take out $8.78 to $9.23 with volume. A sustained high-volume move and close above those levels should set this stock up to re-test $10.40 to $10.75 in the near future. Look for volume that's near or above 910,057 if those levels are taken out.