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

Attention Traders: Sell Into Rallies and Get Liquid

Dec. 15, 2014, 2:27 am EST – December is off to a bad start, and the technicals point to more short-term weakness. More 

Trade of the Day: Jump on BIIB Stock on a Pullback or Breakout

Dec. 15, 2014, 1:07 am EST – There are a number of positive technical developments on the chart of Biogen Idec Inc. More 

Bottom in Oil Prices? Think Again

Dec. 12, 2014, 2:33 am EST – There is no evidence on the charts that the selling will abate. More 

Trade of the Day: Ride DAL Stock Up but Protect Profits

Dec. 12, 2014, 1:40 am EST – As long as oil prices continue to fall, Delta Air Lines Inc. is likely to rise. More 

Head-and-Shoulders Breakdown Signals More Declines

Dec. 11, 2014, 2:19 am EST – Although most charts have a bearish tone, one is of particular technical interest. More 

Trade of the Day: Buy GLD’s Reversal for a Quick Pop

Dec. 11, 2014, 1:13 am EST – SPDR Gold Trust ETF (GLD) penetrated an inflection point, changing the short-term trend to bullish. More 

Play It Safe for Now

Dec. 10, 2014, 2:08 am EST – If small and mid caps break out, we will have plenty of time to jump on board. More 

Trade of the Day: Breakout in GS Stock Targets a Double-Digit Run

Dec. 10, 2014, 1:50 am EST – Goldman Sachs Group Inc broke from a support zone on high volume and a buy signal. More 

How Low Will This Sell-off Go?

Dec. 9, 2014, 2:05 am EST – We could see a full 50% retracement of the October lows to November highs. More 

SBUX Stock is Really Perking Up

Dec. 9, 2014, 1:10 am EST – Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) executed a powerful breakout from a rectangle. More