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 Collins Capital Advisors in 2007, which has evolved into TangleTrade Management, LLC. Currently, he operates Retro Wall Street, a site focused on education, trader mentoring and humor. You'll find him spending his days in the Retro Wall Street chat room.
Prior to joining his first firm, American Express Financial Advisors, in 1999, Collins worked as a staff accountant for United Information Systems in Bethesda, Md. He has also worked as a financial analyst for Securities Pricing and Research in Annapolis, Md. 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.
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A deeper understanding of management and a realistic view on whether a company can deliver on its projections or not is now the focus.
There is plenty of upside for a trade, but I think MSOS is a long-term buy and hold as well.
I'm not wild about the daily chart on MSFT, and here's how I'd approach it.
A buy-write makes sense here, but the premiums are tight, so I'd rather do a buy-ratio spread.
We've just been handed an asymmetric risk opportunity.
Also, new issue DigitalOcean is one of the few flyers I'm willing to take here today.