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These five stocks have been consolidating on their weekly charts under well-defined levels of resistance and now look prepared for potentially volatile breakouts. These breakouts could propel the stocks considerably higher, resuming old and establishing new intermediate-term uptrends.

Here's a technical look at how to trade these stocks from here.

Enterprise Products Partners

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Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) - Get Enterprise Products Partners L.P. Report  , a master limited partnership that operates natural gas and oil pipelines and other energy-related services, has a 5.9% dividend yield. It suffered along with other stocks in the energy patch in late 2014 through 2015, but this year it broke above the 2015 downtrend line, and the 10-week (50-day) moving average made a gold cross above its 40-week (200-day) moving average. It is now back up to the 62% Fibonacci retracement level of the 2014 high and the 2016 low.

There has been a pause in upward momentum over the last several months, and the stock recently pulled back to the 38% retracement level. A bounce off that level this month took it back up to the 50% retracement level and back above the 10-week average.

The Andrews Pitchfork tool is overlaid on the price action this year, and it suggests that the stock price should resume the initial uptrend on a parallel path higher. A break above the 50% retracement level could be the trigger that re-energizes the stock and powers it into the next phase of the uptrend.

SunCoke Energy

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SunCoke Energy (SXC) - Get SunCoke Energy, Inc. Report also experienced a steep decline in 2015, and for most of this year it has been consolidating in a horizontal channel pattern, between $8 resistance and $5 support. The relative strength index and moving average convergence/divergence are both tracking higher and above their center lines, accumulation/distribution is above its signal average, and the volume-weighted money flow index is above its center line. These readings reflect positive price and money flow momentum.

A close above channel resistance should see the stock start trending higher.

Terex

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Terex (TEX) - Get Terex Corporation Report builds cranes used in construction and other types of lifting equipment. It has been making a rounded bottom on its weekly chart below horizontal resistance in the $25.25 area. The stock was up over 10% last week and formed a large white candle that closed right on resistance. Moving average convergence/divergence is above its center line, and the aroon indicator, designed to identify early shifts in trend, is making a bullish green-over-red crossover. Money flow momentum is positive, and the accumulation/distribution line is bouncing off its 21-period average.

The stock is a breakout buy on a close in upper candle range.

Santander Consumer USA Holdings

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Santander Consumer USA Holdings (SC) - Get Santander Consumer USA Holdings, Inc. Report  , a consumer finance company, has been consolidating after a sharp pullback in a wedge or symmetrical triangle pattern for the last six months. The pattern of declining and rising trend lines has compressed the Bollinger bands to a point that could trigger a volatile resolution.

The price momentum and money flow indicators suggest that potential move could be higher, and the stock would be a long candidate after a break above the wedge downtrend line.

NorthStar Asset Management Group

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NorthStar Asset Management Group (NSAM) is another stock that has been consolidating for most of the year below a static resistance level. It made an initial low in February and then a higher low in July, as price has buped up against a ceiling in the $13 area. Moving average convergence/divergence is tracking higher and above its center line, and the vortex indicator, another measure of early shifts in trend, has made a sharp bullish crossover. The money flow index and accumulation/distribution are both above their center lines.

The strong close on Friday has the support of the price momentum and money flow indications, and a break above horizontal resistance should see the stock accelerate higher.

This article is commentary by an independent contributor. At the time of publication, the author held no positions in the stocks mentioned.