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Timothy Collins

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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Recent Articles By The Author Is a Show Me Stock With a Lot to Prove

With the stock trading at all-time highs, I think optimism is overenthusiastic.

Macy's Earnings Beat Isn't All That Magical

A close look at the bottom line indicates that from an operational standpoint the retailer's first quarter wasn't as good as a year earlier.

I'd Only Look at Lyft for a Trade, Not an Investment

I don't often chase a contrarian play, but sentiment appears to be at a bullish extreme.

Can Walmart Shares Deliver Next Day After Earnings?

New NextDay delivery sounds great, but I'd turn my focus to earnings.

Here's How I'd Structure a HubSpot Trade

It's tough to call a bottom on these big momentum cloud names.

Apple Traders Are in a Tough Spot

Until we see the stock acting independently from the market, what Apple does may not matter.

Stitch Fix Is a Solid Name to Own in the Specialty E-Commerce Space

It's a company without debt and a valuation that consists of 11% cash all while remaining profitable.

Uber IPO: Sit Back and Enjoy the Volatile Ride

One has to think if Uber finds a way to rally off its IPO, Softbank may look to hedge some of its position once options open.

Dropbox Stock Has Struggled Since the Big Run Last June

While DBX reports earnings tonight and has plenty of cash, they aren't exactly expecting big growth in the bottom line.

Etsy Is Worth Nibbling on Here to Begin a Position Build

Etsy has an active management working to constantly improve business rather than sitting back.

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