NetScout Systems ( NTCT) designs, develops, manufactures, markets, licenses, sells and supports market application and network performance management and service assurance solutions for the Internet protocol based service delivery environments. This stock is trading up 7% at $25.30 in recent trading. Today's Volume: 706,000 Average Volume: 211,414 Volume % Change: 361% Shares of NTCT are trending up here after the company crushed Wall Street expectations with its fiscal second quarter earnings that grew 42% to 34 cents per share vs. analysts estimates of 26 cents per share. Sales jumped 16% to $84.5 million, also above Wall Street expectations. >>5 Big Stocks to Trade This Earnings Season From a technical perspective, NTCT is gapping up sharply here back above its 50-day at $24.71 with above-average volume. This move is quickly pushing NTCT within range of triggering a major breakout trade. That trade will hit once NTCT manages to take out some near-term overhead resistance at $26.59 with high volume. At last check, NTCT has hit an intraday high of $26.31 and volume is tracking in well above its three-month average action of 211,414 shares. Traders should now look for long-biased trades in NTCT as long as its trending above its 50-day, and then once it sustains a move or close above $26.59 with volume that tracks in near or above 211,414 shares.