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

The Dow Jones Transportation Average Is Showing Cracks

Feb. 3, 2017, 7:43 am EST – A breakdown isn't imminent in the Dow Jones Transportation Average, but traders should keep a close eye on it. More 

Trade of the Day: AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) Stock Looks Like a Bargain

Feb. 3, 2017, 7:40 am EST – Steel stocks in general and AK Steel in particular are looking ready for some gains, so pick up AKS stock while it's on sale. More 

The S&P 500 Holds in the Face of Uncertainty

Feb. 2, 2017, 8:12 am EST – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq need to keep holding strong though if the current trend is going to stay intact. More 

Trade of the Day: Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI) Stock Going Full Steam Ahead

Feb. 2, 2017, 8:10 am EST – Canadian National Railway has spent the greater part of the last half-year in a bull channel, and CNI stock may have more to give. More 

The S&P 500 Forecasts Good Times Ahead

Feb. 1, 2017, 6:01 am EST – As the saying goes, as the S&P 500 goes in January, so goes the year, and if that holds true 2017 should be a pleasant one for the markets. More 

Trade of the Day: Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock No Longer a Home Run

Feb. 1, 2017, 6:00 am EST – Apple Inc. posted an earnings beat, but that might not mean AAPL stock is going to make significant post-earnings gains. More 

Markets Endure Their First Big Test of Trump’s Presidency

Jan. 31, 2017, 8:18 am EST – The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped back before the 20,000 level yesterday, but the real test for the markets is still coming. More 

Trade of the Day: Eagle Materials, Inc. (EXP) Stock Still Building Up

Jan. 31, 2017, 7:19 am EST – It looks like the current pullback in Eagle Materials is short term, so investors may want to prepare to ride EXP stock higher. More 

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Says the Bull Market Is Still On

Jan. 30, 2017, 8:00 am EST – And while the VIX shows no fear, it doesn't look like that spells readiness for a market correction just yet. More 

Trade of the Day: Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) Stock Looks Healthy

Jan. 30, 2017, 7:23 am EST – Lincoln National is offering a great buying opportunity right now, and investors can get into LNC stock for a ride toward $80. More