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: 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 

Biotechnology Stocks Showing Signs of a Bottom

Nov. 30, 2016, 8:06 am EST – Biotechnology stocks have been pummeled this year, but it looks like fortune might finally be favoring them. More 

Trade of the Day: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stock Looks Like a Bargain

Nov. 30, 2016, 7:21 am EST – GILD stock looks like it's in recovery mode but once that recovery starts in earnest, Gilead can make you money. More 

Ride the Bullish Dow Jones Industrial Average

Nov. 29, 2016, 7:55 am EST – While the markets took a breather on Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and others are probably not done rising. More 

Trade of the Day: General Dynamics Corporation (GD) Stock Looking Bright After the Election

Nov. 29, 2016, 7:16 am EST – With an increase in defense spending expected, GD stock is poised for greatness, and you could go with General Dynamics short- or long-term. More 

Time to … Do Nothing in the S&P 500?

Nov. 28, 2016, 8:00 am EST – While the temptation may be to take profits as the S&P 500 and other indices make new highs, it may be best to wait and watch for now. More