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

Trade of the Day: Buy FedEx Corporation (FDX) Stock at THIS Price

Oct. 20, 2016, 7:54 am EDT – FedEx (FDX) has already broken out into an uptrend. Wait for it to pull back to this target, then snap up FedEx stock as you can. More 

The Russell 2000 Is Looking a Little Sickly

Oct. 20, 2016, 7:37 am EDT – While we're still in a long-term bull market, the Russell 2000's (IWM) near- and intermediate-term trends look in doubt. More 

S&P 500 Trading Is Growing Even More Sluggish

Oct. 19, 2016, 7:56 am EDT – Until the Federal Reserve takes action on interest rates, listlessness in the S&P 500 and other indexes is likely to continue. More 

Trade of the Day: Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) on the Rise

Oct. 19, 2016, 7:22 am EDT – Valero Energy has confirmed a deep V bottom and looks to be on the rise. Grab VLO stock for a potential move to $65. More 

Bullish Bank Stocks Are Charging Higher

Oct. 18, 2016, 7:43 am EDT – Bank stocks are showing strength, and several major banks reported positive earnings, while investors still have a rate hike to consider. More 

Trade of the Day: Hasbro, Inc. (HAS) Short Is in the Cards

Oct. 18, 2016, 7:10 am EDT – Hasbro made considerable gains after great Q3 earnings, which might be setting HAS stock up for a fall. More 

Keep an Eye Out for a Potential Sell-Off in the S&P 500

Oct. 17, 2016, 8:00 am EDT – Another buying opportunity in the S&P 500 may be brewing as we head toward the end of the year -- being patient is an investing virtue. More 

Trade of the Day: Synnex Corporation (SNX) Ripe for a Short-Term Pop

Oct. 17, 2016, 7:19 am EDT – After a gap up followed by some profit taking in Synnex Corporation, SNX stock looks primed for a run toward $118. More 

Russell 2000 Looking Weak — Set Up Your Defense

Oct. 14, 2016, 8:14 am EDT – The Russell 2000 hasn't gone full bear yet, but with so many warning signs it may be prudent to prepare for what's coming. More 

Trade of the Day: Buy Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) … But Not Yet

Oct. 14, 2016, 7:15 am EDT – While Merck looks like it will be rewarding shareholders well in the future, the price of MRK stock is just a little too high right now. More