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

If You’re a Bull, Root for a High-Volume Selloff

Aug. 8, 2014, 4:15 am EDT – One more big loser of a day might be what the S&P 500 needs to spark the panic necessary to finally reach a technical bottom. More 

Newmont Mining Strikes Technical Gold (NEM)

Aug. 8, 2014, 4:00 am EDT – Newmont Mining flashed a "golden cross" on its charts -- a very bullish signal that could lead to monster returns for traders and long-term investors alike. More 

A Market Bottom? Not Quite!

Aug. 7, 2014, 6:52 am EDT – The major indices are oversold and a near-term bounce is likely, but a true market bottom has not yet been firmly established. More 

Gamco Global Gold’s Chart Flashes Some Glitz (GGN)

Aug. 7, 2014, 4:00 am EDT – Gamco Global Gold (GGN) has successfully tested its 50-day MA in the past few days, and sports several other bullish indicators. More 

Whole Foods Looks Ready to Bounce

Aug. 6, 2014, 4:15 am EDT – Whole Foods bucked the downside trend on Tuesday -- the bulls are clearly in control. Buy WFM for a bounce to the top of its overhead gap. More 

All Eyes on the Dow After Tuesday’s Selloff

Aug. 6, 2014, 4:00 am EDT – Keep an eye on the Dow Jones Industrial Average -- the senior index is in a narrow band between important support and big overhead resistance. More 

The Future Is Cloudy for SunTrust (STI)

Aug. 5, 2014, 4:15 am EDT – SunTrust stock plunged Monday on increased volume -- never a good sign. Look to enter short positions here. More 

Don’t Get Too Giddy Over That Dead-Cat Bounce

Aug. 5, 2014, 4:00 am EDT – Sure, Monday's action was positive -- but the bulls have a long way to go to make up for last week's ugliness. More 

Beazer (BZH) Is Ripe for a Short

Aug. 4, 2014, 4:15 am EDT – A wide earnings miss plunged Beazer beneath its consolidation zone -- look out below. Shrewd traders can lean on this one from the short side. More 

The Near-Term Forecast Calls for Continued Selling

Aug. 4, 2014, 4:00 am EDT – The bull market is still intact, but the bears have the ball and look ready to drive prices lower. Stay out of their way for the time being. More