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5 Stocks Spiking on Unusual Volume

Traders should now look for long-biased trades in RPXC as long as it's trending above today's low of $13.85 and then once it sustains a move or close above $14.42 to $15.11 with volume that hits near or above 295,879 shares. If that breakout triggers soon, then RPXC will set up to re-test or possibly take out its next major overhead resistance levels at $15.52 to $17.75.

Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) provides passenger airline service principally to and from south Florida, the Caribbean and Latin America. This stock is trading up 2.8% at $27.47 in recent trading.

Today's Volume: 1.21 million
Average Volume: 611,457
Volume % Change: 199%

Shares of SAVE are trending higher today after the company delivered a profit and beat Wall Street's expectations, and beat the revenue expectation. Revenue jumped 22.85% to $370.4 million from the year-earlier period.

From a technical perspective, SAVE is bouncing higher here and breaking out to new all-time highs above some near-term overhead resistance levels at $26.84 to $26.87 with heavy upside volume. At last check, SAVE has hit an intraday high of $28.32 and volume is well above its three-month average action of 611,457 shares.

Traders should now look for long-biased trades in SAVE as long as it's trending above today's low of $26.64 and then once it sustains a move or close above $26.87 to $28.32 with volume that hits near or above 611,457 shares. If SAVE can maintain this move, then this stock will set up to trend well north of $30 in the near future.

Devon Energy

Devon Energy (DVN) is an independent energy company engaged mainly in the exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas and NGLs. This stock is trading up 1.7% at $56.02 in recent trading.

Today's Volume: 5.19 million
Average Volume: 3.83 million
Volume % Change: 146%

Shares of DVN are moving higher today after the CEO said tax changes will allow the repatriation of $2 billion of foreign cash. The CEO said the company will use repatriated cash to pay back short-term borrowings.

Stock quotes in this article: DVN, DXCM, SAVE, RPXC, ALDW 

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