Momentum Breakouts above 52week High

Momentum Breakouts above 52week High Image

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

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Swing Trading Momentum Screen: Breakout Setups

Finding Breakout Setups for Swing Trading using the ChartMill Screening Filters.

Stock Screener Settings

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

additional volume filter for confirmation


only stocks, no ETF's

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

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.

Price: Above 10

suggested minimum price, 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.