Small-cap REIT Dynex Capital (DX - Get Report), one of the top-yielding real estate stocks, has been getting a lot of attention lately, ranking as one of the most-searched stocks on TheStreet yesterday. A lot of that attention has come from DX's massive dividend payout -- shares currently yield 11.64%. But there's a technical story in this stock as well.
Dynex is currently forming an ascending triangle setup, a pattern that's formed by horizontal resistance and uptrending support. Essentially, the pattern works like this: as shares bounce in between those two technically significant price levels, they're getting squeezed closer and closer to a breakout above that resistance level. When that happens, traders have a buy signal on their hands.