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 Nasdaq’s Dull Roar Is Still a Good Roar

Jan. 6, 2017, 7:59 am EST – The Nasdaq quietly made its way to new highs on Thursday. The minor selling in the other major indices? Don't sweat it. More 

Trade of the Day: Buy Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) for 18% Gains

Jan. 6, 2017, 7:43 am EST – Steel Dynamics (STLD) has already outpaced my expectations, but it's time to set our sights even higher as more positive technicals bubble up. More 

S&P 500 Needs to Hold This Vital Level

Jan. 5, 2017, 8:05 am EST – The S&P 500 has surged the last couple of trading sessions, but if it drops under 2,250 again it may have a harder time getting back through. More 

Trade of the Day: Nucor Corporation (NUE) Stock Ready to Surge

Jan. 5, 2017, 7:26 am EST – Nucor has been building a base, and an incoming president focused on infrastructure bodes well for NUE stock and investors. More 

January Effect Looking Positive So Far for the S&P 500

Jan. 4, 2017, 8:08 am EST – Conventional wisdom says, as the S&P 500 goes in January, so goes the year. It's still early, but signs are good. More 

Trade of the Day: QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Stock Is Risky But Worth It

Jan. 4, 2017, 7:20 am EST – Energy play QEP Resources is making a move in the Permian Basin, and that should be a boost for QEP stock investors. More 

New Year, Same Old Bull Market

Jan. 3, 2017, 7:34 am EST – With a bit of selling marking the last trading day for the S&P 500, you might be able to find a few bargains to buy. More 

Trade of the Day: AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) Stock Looks Sturdy

Jan. 3, 2017, 7:14 am EST – AK Steel has a bright outlook for 2017 from S&P, so investors getting into AKS stock at $10 could be in for a 15% gain. More 

Dow Jones Industrial Average Charging Into 2017

Dec. 29, 2016, 7:40 am EST – While the Dow Jones Industrial Average may not hit 20,000 this year, the markets still show a lot of strength. More 

Trade of the Day: Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Stock Prepping for Another Surge

Dec. 29, 2016, 7:14 am EST – Traders looking to make money in FCX stock could either get into Freeport-McMoRan for a hop to $16.50, or settle in for a long haul. More