Emeritus ( ESC) owns and operates a portfolio of high-quality, purpose-built communities providing services to its residents including independent living, assisted living, specialized memory care and, to a lesser extent, skilled nursing care.. This stock is trading up 1.4% at $23.01 in recent trading. Today's Volume: 151,000 Average Volume: 154,499 Volume % Change: 105% >>5 Stocks Insiders Love Right Now From a technical perspective, ESC is bouncing modestly higher here with decent volume. This stock has been uptrending very strong for the last four months, with shares soaring from a low of $14.24 to its recent high of $23.33. During that move, shares of ESC have been making higher lows and higher highs, which is bullish technical price action. Shares of ESC are now pushing within range of triggering a near-term breakout trade. That trade will hit once ESC manages to take out some near-term overhead resistance at $23.33 with high volume. Traders should now look for long-biased trades in ESC once it manages to sustain a move or close above $23.33 with volume that hits near or above 154,499 shares. If that breakout triggers soon, then look for ESC to re-test or possibly take out its next major overhead resistance levels at $26 to $26.35.