Breakout Screens - Above 52 Week High + Increased Volume

Breakout Screens -  Above 52 Week High + Increased Volume Image

This screen looks for stocks breaking out above their highest annual price with increased volume.

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The Breakout Trading Strategy

The Breakout trading strategy is a strategy by which a position is taken as soon as a certain price level is broken.

Stock Screener Settings

Signal: New 52 week high

This filters for stocks near a new 52 week high.

Volume Increase: Volume 100% More Than Previous Volume

significantly increased volume supports the breakout

Price: Above 10

suggested minimum price, to be adjusted to your own preference.

Volume Increase: Volume 50% More Than Vol(50)

additional volume filter for confirmation


only stocks, no ETF's

Average Volume: 50 SMA > 300K

This filters for stocks with a minimum average daily volume of at least 300K. This filter ensures liquidity.

Exchange: US Only

suggested market, to be adjusted to your own preference.

Chart Settings

5sma, 10sma and 20sma as overlays

Regional Run

Run this screen in your favorite region. You can always further fine tune the screen by changing the general settings after it opened in the screener.