In Minervini's first book there is a small section starting on p253 about Power Play stocks.
Essentially they are pure momentum plays with little regard to fundamentals.

To qualify the following criteria must be met:

1. Stock price up 100% in less than 8 weeks, usually after a period of dormancy.
2. Stock usually moves sideways 3-6 weeks with corrections of max 20-25%
3. Days before the breakout volume will contract considerably.

I have put together a simple screen that shows some candidates both in the UK and Europe.

A fair proportion are classified as Momentum Traps.

Anyone else try this strategy ?

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