Stock Quotes in this Article: CAMT, INTX, LTBR, YOD

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Stocks that are making large 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 such as a recent earnings release. Sometimes stocks making big moves have been hit with an analyst upgrade or an analyst downgrade.

Regardless of the reason behind it, 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 your trade correctly, combining technical indicators with fundamental trends, discipline and sound money management, you will be well on your way to investment success.

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With that in mind, let's take a closer look at a several stocks under $10 that are making large moves to the upside.

Camtek

Camtek (CAMT) designs, manufactures, and markets cardiology instrument control system in the U.S. and internationally. This stock closed up 8.2% to $4.87 in Thursday's trading session.

Thursday's Range: $4.40-$4.99

52-Week Range: $1.31-$6.43

Thursday's Volume: 1.98 million

Three-Month Average Volume: 2.08 million

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From a technical perspective, CAMT spiked sharply higher here and broke out above some near-term overhead resistance at $4.85 with decent upside volume. This move is quickly pushing shares of CAMT within range of triggering a major breakout trade. That trade will hit if CAMT manages to take out Thursday's high of $4.99 to some more near-term overhead resistance at $5.14 with high volume.

Traders should now look for long-biased trades in CAMT as long as it's trending above Tuesday's low of $4.40 or above more near-term support at $4 and then once it sustains a move or close above those breakout levels with volume that hits near or above 2.08 million shares. If that breakout hits soon, then CAMT will set up to re-test or possibly take out its next major overhead resistance levels at $5.5 to its 52-week high at $6.43.

Lightbridge

Lightbridge (LTBR), a nuclear fuel technology company, through its subsidiaries, participates in the nuclear power industry in the U.S. and internationally. This stock closed up 5.4% to $1.94 a share in Thursday's trading session.

Thursday's Range: $1.82-$1.95

52-Week Range: $1.02-$2.74

Thursday's Volume: 151,000

Three-Month Average Volume: 12,818

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From a technical perspective, LTBR ripped sharply higher here and broke out above some near-term overhead resistance at $1.84 with strong upside volume. This move is quickly pushing shares of LTBR within range of triggering another big breakout trade. That trade will hit if LTBR manages to take out Thursday's high of $1.95 to some key past overhead resistance levels at $2.08 to $2.25 with high volume.

Traders should now look for long-biased trades in LTBR as long as it's trending above its 200-day at $1.69 or above its 50-day at $1.58 and then once it sustains a move or close above those breakout levels with volume that hits near or above 12,818 shares. If that breakout hits soon, then LTBR will set up to re-test or possibly take out its next major overhead resistance levels $ 2.60 to its 52-week high at $2.74.

Intersections

Intersections (INTX) provides consumer identity risk management services in the U.S. This stock closed up 2.7% to $8.60 a share in Thursday's trading session.

Thursday's Range: $8.30-$8.75

52-Week Range: $7.15-$11.10

Thursday's Volume: 147,000

Three-Month Average Volume: 88,465

From a technical perspective, INTX spiked modestly higher here right above its 50-day moving average of $8.05 and briefly back above its 200-day moving average of $8.69 with above-average volume. This stock has been uptrending strong for the last month and change, with shares moving higher from its low of $7.15 to its recent high of $9.10. During that uptrend, shares of INTX have been making mostly higher lows and higher highs, which is bullish technical price action. Market players should now look for a continuation move higher in the short-term if INTX can manage to take Thursday's high of $8.75 to its recent high at $9.10 with high volume.

Traders should now look for long-biased trades in INTX as long as it's trending above Thursday's low of $8.30 or above its 50-day at $8.05 and then once it sustains a move or close above $8.75 to $9.10 with volume that hits near or above 88,465 shares. If we get that move soon, then INTX will set up to re-test or possibly take out its next major overhead resistance levels at $9.77 to $10, or even $10.50.

YOU On Demand

YOU On Demand (YOD),  through its subsidiaries, provides integrated value-added service solution and platform for the delivery of pay-per-view, video on demand, and enhanced premium content for cable providers in the People's Republic of China. This stock closed up 3.5% to $2.64 a share in Thursday's trading session.

Thursday's Range: $2.50-$2.74

52-Week Range: $1.01-$3.25

Thursday's Volume: 24,000

Three-Month Average Volume: 70,440

From a technical perspective, YOD spiked notably higher here right off its 200-day moving average of $1.87 with lighter-than-average volume. This move briefly pushed shares of YOD into breakout territory, since this stock flirted with some near-term overhead resistance at $2.64. Shares of YOD hit an intraday high of $2.74 before finishing the trading session right on $2.64. This spike is starting to push shares of YOD within range of triggering a near-term breakout trade. That trade will hit if YOD manages to take out Thursday's high of $2.74 to some more near-term overhead resistance at $2.89 with high volume.

Traders should now look for long-biased trades in YOD as long as it's trending above Thursday's low of $2.50 or above some more near-term support at $2.35 and then once it sustains a move or close above those breakout levels with volume that hits near or above 70,440 shares. If that breakout triggers soon, then YOD will set up to re-test or possibly take out its 52-week high at $3.25. Any high-volume move above that level will then give YOD a chance to tag $4.

To see more stocks that are making notable moves higher, check out the Stocks Under $10 Moving Higher portfolio on Stockpickr.

-- Written by Roberto Pedone in Delafield, Wis.


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At the time of publication, author had no positions in stocks mentioned.

Roberto Pedone, based out of Delafield, Wis., is an independent trader who focuses on technical analysis for small- and large-cap stocks, options, futures, commodities and currencies. Roberto studied international business at the Milwaukee School of Engineering, and he spent a year overseas studying business in Lubeck, Germany. His work has appeared on financial outlets including

CNBC.com and Forbes.com.

You can follow Pedone on Twitter at www.twitter.com/zerosum24 or @zerosum24.