Sam Collins
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InvestorPlace Chief Technical Analyst

Sam Collins is's Chief Technical Analyst. He has more than four decades of experience in Wall Street firms.

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Recent Articles

Boring Stocks May be the Way to Go

Mar. 6, 2015, 2:50 am EST – While few techs appear to be good buys, there are some excellent prospects elsewhere. More 

Trade of the Day: X Stock Could Pop 25% in 6 Weeks

Mar. 6, 2015, 1:31 am EST – A close above resistance in United States Steel Corporation should result in a run to $30. See my Trade of the Day in X stock. More 

Time to Play Defense

Mar. 5, 2015, 2:34 am EST – The Dow will most likely test its 50-day moving average. More 

Trade of the Day: XLU Acting More Like a Growth Play Than a Safe Haven

Mar. 5, 2015, 1:15 am EST – Utilities SPDR (ETF) ready to bounce from important support. More 

Stay Nimble in This Overbought Market

Mar. 4, 2015, 2:37 am EST – Pay attention to Bollinger Bands to time short-term trades. More 

Trade of the Day: Has COP Stock Finally Bottomed?

Mar. 4, 2015, 1:00 am EST – ConocoPhillips flashed three buy signals accompanied by higher-than-average volume. Get my target for COP stock in the Trade of the Day. More 

Nasdaq Hits 5,000, Should You Buy?

Mar. 3, 2015, 2:20 am EST – The Nasdaq ran to a 15-year high while the other indices inch ahead. More 

Trade of the Day: ‘W’ Signals Continued Winning Streak in SMH

Mar. 3, 2015, 1:34 am EST – Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF broke from this bullish formation on high volume. More 

What to Watch for Clues to the Next Sell-off

Mar. 2, 2015, 2:57 am EST – We may be due for a mild round of profit-taking. More 

Trade of the Day: NICE Stock Could Make Traders Very Happy

Mar. 2, 2015, 1:17 am EST – Nice-Systems Ltd (ADR) broke through the top of a powerful bull channel. More