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

Bionic or Just Plain? Real Money Pro($)

Checking two biotech charts.
Here are 10 most-used options strategies and when I use them. 

Quick Hits Real Money Pro($)

Scalps aren't big hitters, so stay realistic.

Trimming Trina Solar Real Money Pro($)

Giving myself some room.

Great Wall of Opportunity? Real Money Pro($)

I do like the iShares FTSE China 25 Index Fund (FXI) for the long term. 

Long on Sunshine Real Money Pro($)

Taking a long on Trina Solar (TSL).

We Were Inverted Real Money Pro($)

M&A and the 4G negative dive.

It's OK To Be Wrong Real Money Pro($)

But being wrong in the right way requires more than just being wrong.
Plus, Trina Solar has an attractive historic pattern.
A round number trade might make sense, but note timeframe.

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