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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

A Buy and Hold Play With Hennessy Capital V

HCICU hit the public markets today.

I Find Draganfly's Connection to American Airlines Intriguing

Drones are set to become a bigger and bigger part of the commercial world and our day-to-day lives.

One to Watch: A Strategy for PagSeguro Digital

Here's where I'd look to be a buyer of the stock. On the options side, the market is a little on the thin side, but it is playable.

Don't Let Someone Else Define Your Trading Success

There's a huge temptation right now to get sucked into the large P&L statements being posted on Twitter.

Lyft Could Be Poised for a Boost

Consider this shorter-term call spread.

I'm Coming Back Around to LiDAR Related Names

Three stocks top my list for plays: Velodyne Lidar, Luminar Technologies, and Collective Growth Crop.

Here's a Simple Format for Ranking Pre-Deal SPACs

Time frame remains extremely important, but we also have to measure risk and reward.

ContextLogic Is a Recent IPO Without Love, but Here's How I'm Trading It

The fundamentals and analyst rah-rah isn't there right now.

Here's What I'm Looking for With Twist Bioscience

A wide call spread with room to the upside is warranted here, so this would be my approach if the share price is too rich for you.

Draganfly: Drones and a Backdoor Play on Covid-19

If you're looking for an aggressive buy-and-hold in a sector in its infancy, there's a different way to play DFLYF if your time frame fits it.

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