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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From my perspective we can throw away the technicals of the airlines and even the government shutdown story to focus on oil.
I favor staying long the name but prefer a little more time on my side.
Based on the stock's history, I would target a reversal of 4% to 6% from today's close.
Wall Street isn't pleased ATVI is shedding ties with the team behind the Destiny and Halo franchises.
If you're bullish on a stock and the setup points higher, then this is an attractive trade.
I'm strategizing a risk reversal here using a put sale to fund a long-side play.