Patriot CoalAnother coal stock that looks poised to break out is Patriot Coal ( PCX). This company is a producer of coal in the eastern U.S., with operations and coal reserves in Appalachia and the Illinois Basin. Traders should watch for a move above $26.25 and $29.20 a share. If the stock can trade above those levels, then it could set up to make a run towards its next significant resistance level at $40 a share. Patriot Coal also shows up on the coal-stocks-with-upside list. It's one of the Bill Gates' Cascade Investment. To see more breakout candidates, including First Solar ( FSLR), Joy Global ( JOYG) and Synthesis Energy Systems ( SYMX), check out the Breakout Stocks of the Week portfolio on Stockpickr. -- Written by Roberto Pedone in Winderemere, Fla.
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