WINDERMERE, Fla. ( Stockpickr) -- At Stockpickr, we track daily portfolios of stocks that are the biggest percentage gainers and the biggest percentage losers.

Stocks that are making large-percentage moves like these are favorites among short-term traders because they can jump into these names and try to capture some of that massive volatility. Stocks that are making big-percentage moves either up or down are usually in play because their sector is becoming attractive or they have a major fundamental catalyst like a recent earnings release. Sometimes stocks making big-percentage moves have been hit with an analyst upgrade or an analyst upgrade.

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No matter what the reason is, when a stock makes a large-percentage move, it is often just the start of a new major trend. A trend that can lead to huge profits if you time the trade correctly and combine a number of technical indicators like volume, price, and momentum indicators such as relative strength index. Combine all of those technical indicators with fundamental trends, discipline and sound money management and you will be well on your way to investment success.

With that in mind, let's take a closer look at several stocks under $10 that are making large-percentage moves to the upside today. These names warrant a closer look since there's clearly investor interest. Some of these names could potentially be just starting an even larger trend higher.

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