This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

8 Stocks Rising on Monster Volume

Express Scripts

Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Express Scripts (ESRX - Get Report) is a pharmacy benefit management company in North America, offering a range of services to its clients, which include health insurers, third-party administrators, employers, union-sponsored benefit plans, workers' compensation plans and government health programs. The stock is trading up 1% at $53.65 in recent trading.

Today's Volume: 23 million

Average Volume: 7.8 million

Volume % Change: 499%

>>Health Care Stocks Bought and Sold by Hedge Funds

Shares of ESRX are advancing slightly higher today after the company said their $29.1 billion merger with Medco Health Solutions could close as soon as next week.

From a technical perspective, ESRX has started to flirt with a major breakout trade today since the stock briefly crossed above some near-term overhead resistance at $55.06 with monster volume. At last check, ESRX hit a high today of $55.34 before pulling back to its current price of around $54.

Traders should only consider long-biased trades if ESRX is it trends back above that key breakout level of $55.06 with strong volume flows. Look for a sustained high-volume move and close above $55.06. If we get that action, then ESRX has a great chance to trade up to its next significant overhead resistance level at $57.47.

3 of 9

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
ZOLT $0.00 0.00%
ALKS $37.62 -4.03%
ESRX $72.74 -0.07%
NVDA $34.76 -2.28%
OVTI $29.38 1.49%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,651.26 -99.65 -0.56%
S&P 500 2,051.12 -12.25 -0.59%
NASDAQ 4,725.6390 -37.5850 -0.79%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs