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 Biggest S&P 500 Question Is What to Buy

Dec. 7, 2016, 7:27 am EST – There are some signs of weakness, but the S&P 500 also sports plenty of layers of support to buoy the prices. More 

Trade of the Day: Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Stock Looking at Double-Digit Gains

Dec. 7, 2016, 6:55 am EST – Analog Devices has broken out of its trading range, and ADI stock's next stop could be in the neighborhood of $82. More 

Small- and Mid-Caps Step Into the Spotlight

Dec. 6, 2016, 7:52 am EST – While the S&P 500 made another good gain Monday, the IWM and MDY ETFs were also showing their strength to investors. More 

Trade of the Day: Grab Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Stock Off the Rack

Dec. 6, 2016, 7:10 am EST – After Ross Stores, Inc. formed a breakout from a triple top, it looks like there's more upward momentum in store for ROST stock. More 

The Nasdaq’s Weakness Isn’t a Cause for Alarm

Dec. 5, 2016, 7:50 am EST – The Nasdaq has been looking rough for the past week, but it has more to do with sector rotation that reasons to be concerned. More 

Trade of the Day: Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Stock Carrying the Momentum

Dec. 5, 2016, 7:23 am EST – The Bank of Nova Scotia is a high-quality company with several tailwinds setting up, and BNS stock looks like a good buy for long-term investors. More 

The Nasdaq Is Taking a Short-Term Hit

Dec. 2, 2016, 7:40 am EST – The NASDAQ and Dow are diverging for the moment thanks in part to post-election sentiment and concerns about the tech sector. More 

Trade of the Day: Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Stock Ready for Another Push

Dec. 2, 2016, 7:12 am EST – After Valero made a push higher in October and November, VLO stock is pulling back to another attractive entry point. More 

S&P 500 Calls for Buying … Cautious Buying

Dec. 1, 2016, 8:05 am EST – While it looks like the trend will continue upward, it's wise not to chase overpriced stocks on the S&P 500 and in other indices. More 

Trade of the Day: Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Pushing Forward

Dec. 1, 2016, 7:47 am EST – With oil looking up, Schlumberger is poised to move along with it, making SLB look like a good buy right now. More