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

Time to … Do Nothing in the S&P 500?

Nov. 28, 2016, 8:00 am EST – While the temptation may be to take profits as the S&P 500 and other indices make new highs, it may be best to wait and watch for now. More 

Trade of the Day: United Technologies Corporation (UTX) Building Higher

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:18 am EST – UTX stock is aiming for $120 and United Technologies also offers a solid dividend -- this is a good time to get in. More 

Dow Jones Industrial Average Still Running — Focus on Mid-Caps

Nov. 23, 2016, 8:02 am EST – The Dow Jones Industrial Average broke 19,000 but this isn't the time to chase large-caps -- mid-caps offer greater opportunity. More 

Trade of the Day: Cirrus Logic, Inc. (CRUS) Signaling Upcoming Gains

Nov. 23, 2016, 7:16 am EST – Traders looking to get into CRUS stock around $55 could see up to an 18% return in their Cirrus Logic shares. More 

S&P 500: Enjoy a Rare Thanksgiving Bull Feast!

Nov. 22, 2016, 8:08 am EST – The S&P 500 and other major indices all finished at record highs, and the outlook is positive in a holiday week that normally brings pain. More 

Trade of the Day: Suncor Energy Inc. (USA) (SU) Is a Long-Term Buy

Nov. 22, 2016, 7:34 am EST – Suncor Energy (SU) is fresh off an S&P recommendation to its "Top 10 portfolio." Check out our targets on SU stock. More 

Time for Profit Taking on the Dow Jones Industrial Average

Nov. 21, 2016, 7:50 am EST – After making another record high at 18,934, it looks like time for buyers to take a brief breather in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. More 

Trade of the Day: United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Stock Will Deliver

Nov. 21, 2016, 7:16 am EST – Any current UPS stock pullback doesn't look like more than normal profit taking, and United Parcel Service could push ahead to about $130. More 

Dow Jones Continues Charging Ahead

Nov. 18, 2016, 7:55 am EST – Both the Dow and the Dow Jones Transportation Average are signaling that it's a bullish time in the markets tonight. More 

Trade of the Day: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) a Healthy Investment

Nov. 18, 2016, 7:16 am EST – Johnson & Johnson looks ready to push another leg higher, with a JNJ stock price target of around $135. And don't forget the dividends! More