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

Today is a strong breakout from a bullish flag.
Choices permit a trader to tailor the situation to their comfort.
This isn't the volatility monster it once was, but there's still plenty of movement.
Grab the SFM March $17.50 puts for $0.65 or even $0.70.
Don't overthink this one.
Keep a close eye on CIEN, but don't pounce.
A close over last week's highs would give us a target of $900 before the next earnings report.

A Play on GM's Bearish Charts Real Money Pro($)

Trend is screaming bearish right now; here's how to play it.
This portfolio of stocks is early out the starting gate on the drive to autonomous vehicles.

A Play on Intel's Breakdown Real Money Pro($)

With trend favoring the bears, I'm favoring a bearish call spread.

BEST IDEAS

News Breaks

Powered by

BROKERAGE PARTNERS

Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data provided by Interactive Data. Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions.


TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

IDC calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.