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.
Recent Articles By The Author
Vizio's Picture Is Clearing Up
Something about VZIO's moves after earnings reminds me of the early days of Roku. Here's how I'd play the name.
I See a Direction for Compass Pathways
It may have a tough pill to swallow right now, but I'm still optimistic about psilocybin in general, and especially Cybin.
I'm Putting a Bid on Sea Ltd on a Small Spread
Heading into earnings, the price action is dancing in a dangerous territory.
Gold Trades Bug Me, but I'm Digging in, Anyway
I see a good pattern on the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners exchange-traded fund.
GT Biopharma Must Learn How to Play the Game ... and Explain Itself
Let's look at the rookie mistake the biopharma made on Monday, and what makes the company still hold promise for investors -- if it explains its C-suite moves.
'Snap' to It: I've Got a Trade Idea
This might not be the prettiest play as earnings just landed, but it could turn into a nice opportunity.
You Can Ignore the Crash Talk
If we hold Wednesday's initial pop through the end of the week, it will become difficult to get overly bearish.
Here's a Primer on Why Ammo Should Project Ahead
Firing off a trade with POWW makes sense, but be aware of your safety switch.
With Wynn Down to the Wire on Earnings, a Run Could Be in the Cards
With the market reacting well to the Fed, I'm willing to take a position -- at least until noon on Nov. 9.
Let's Improvise as iRhythm Technologies Heads into Earnings
I'm going to offer a cautious trade on this name.