Sam Collins
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InvestorPlace Chief Technical Analyst

Sam Collins is  InvestorPlace.com's Chief Technical Analyst. He has more than four decades of experience in Wall Street firms.

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Recent Articles

Nasdaq Hits 5,000, Should You Buy?

Mar. 3, 2015, 2:20 am EDT – The Nasdaq ran to a 15-year high while the other indices inch ahead. More 

Trade of the Day: ‘W’ Signals Continued Winning Streak in SMH

Mar. 3, 2015, 1:34 am EDT – Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF broke from this bullish formation on high volume. More 

What to Watch for Clues to the Next Sell-off

Mar. 2, 2015, 2:57 am EDT – We may be due for a mild round of profit-taking. More 

Trade of the Day: NICE Stock Could Make Traders Very Happy

Mar. 2, 2015, 1:17 am EDT – Nice-Systems Ltd (ADR) broke through the top of a powerful bull channel. More 

Forget Nasdaq 5,000, Watch These Numbers Instead

Feb. 27, 2015, 2:39 am EDT – Despite the obsession with the round number, there are others with more technical significance. More 

Trade of the Day: Reliable Indicator Signals DDD Stock is a Buy

Feb. 27, 2015, 1:45 am EDT – For the second time in three weeks, the CBR triggered a buy signal in 3D Systems Corporation. More 

Expect Profit-Taking Before the Next Push Higher

Feb. 26, 2015, 2:11 am EDT – Stocks fell flat this week after receiving good news. More 

Trade of the Day: MRK Stock Fires Off Triple Buy Signals

Feb. 26, 2015, 1:27 am EDT – With three issued in the past five trading days, Merck & Co., Inc. is on the verge of a fourth. More 

Market Inches to New Highs on Minuscule Volume

Feb. 25, 2015, 2:54 am EDT – Investors are in "risk-on" mode... at least those who are actually trading. More 

Trade of the Day: Pattern Targets a 20% Run in Small-Cap Fund

Feb. 25, 2015, 1:07 am EDT – PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio (DWAS) broke from an inverse head-and-shoulders formation. More