Traders should now look for long-biased trades in GRPN as long as it's trending above Tuesday's low of $7.87 or above its recent low of $7.67 and then once it sustains a move or close above those breakout levels with volume that hits near or above 19.49 million shares. If that breakout gets underway soon, then GRPN will set up to re-fill some of its previous gap-down-day zone that started just over $10.
Quest Rare Minerals (QRM), an exploration stage company, engages in the identification and discovery of rare earth deposits in Canada. This stock closed up 3.5% to 49 cents per share in Tuesday's trading session.
Tuesday's Range: $0.47-$0.51
52-Week Range: $0.39-$1.00
Tuesday's Volume: 621,000
Three-Month Average Volume: 246,028
From a technical perspective, QRM bounced notably higher here right off its 50-day moving average of 46 cents per share with above-average volume. This move briefly pushed shares of QRM into breakout territory, since QRM flirted with some near-term overhead resistance at 50 cents per share. This spike on Tuesday is now starting to push shares of QRM within range of triggering a big breakout trade. That trade will hit if QRM manages to take out Tuesday's high of 52 cents per share and then once it clears 55 cents to its 200-day moving average of 58 cents per share with high volume.
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Traders should now look for long-biased trades in QRM as long as it's trending above its 50-day at 46 cents per share or above more support at 44 cents per share and then once it sustains a move or close above those breakout levels with volume that hits near or above 246,028 shares. If that breakout kicks off soon, then QRM will set up to re-test or possibly take out its next major overhead resistance levels at 65 to 80 cents per share.
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-- Written by Roberto Pedone in Delafield, Wis.