Timothy Collins has worked as a financial adviser since 1999, focusing on portfolio customization, with a concentration on correlation arbitrage and risk-managed growth. He started TangleTrade Management, LLC in 2009 and Retro Wall Street in 2013 (www.retrowallstreet.com).Expand

Collins lives in Cedar Park, Texas, with his wife and three children. A frequent contributor to CNBC's Mad Money with Jim Cramer, Collins is a graduate of McDaniel College (formerly Western Maryland College), with degrees in business administration, economics and sociology and is a winner of the Bates Prize (Top Graduating Male).Collapse

Here is how I am thinking of playing Twitter, Tesla and LinkedIn next week.
How to handle an existing position into earnings.

Butterflies in the Amazon Real Money Pro($)

I am only risking what I am prepared to fully lose on this trade.
Here's how Amazon, Netgear, Pandora, Starbucks and Baidu have moved on recent reports.
| Jul 24, 2014
| 10:36 AM EDT
It isn't just Coach (COH) higher on the retail side by around 1.5%+ this morning. There are lots of names like...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 9:54 AM EDT
If history is any guide, then shorting F5 Networks (FFIV) and buying Qualcomm (QCOM) is the trade here. FFIV h...

Looking at Two QCOM Trades Real Money Pro($)

The stock hasn't been a big mover around earnings.
| Jul 23, 2014
| 12:01 PM EDT
Just a few days back on July 21, I took a long side play into Chuy's Holdings (CHUY) on a reversal. The thesis...
I've got options plays for a big move and little movement at all.

Two Tough Tech Trades Real Money Pro($)

Here is how I am playing Apple and Microsoft going into their reports.

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