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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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I Feel Like a Longer View Put Spread With Chewy Might be a Logical Play

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The Struggles in the Small-Caps and Financials Continue to Worry Me

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Fed Dollar Printing, Business Darwinism and Trading Ideas for the Long Weekend

It should now be clear the Fed isn't out of bullets until it is no longer able to print dollars of value.

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What stands out is the multiple bearish indicators and price action.

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