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Jim Collins

Jim Collins is the Founding Partner of Portfolio Guru. Collins researches small stocks in his newsletter, MicroCap Guru, and uses income-investing principles with a contrarian bent to manage money for individuals on a fee-only, separately-managed account basis.

Previously, Collins spent 10 years as a sell-side analyst in New York and London covering the automotive sector for Lehman Brothers, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and UBS. He holds an A.B. in Economics and History from Duke University and has the CFA designation.

Collins is passionate about building wealth for individual investors. When he is not working, he can be found running, and participating in various sports. Fun fact about Collins: he has researched equities on all six inhabited continents. 

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Recent Articles By The Author

Stick to Companies That Reward You From Their Positive Cash Flows

Leave the dreams to Cathie Wood and the misapprehensions to the Fed.

I'm Taking the Other Side of the Energy Trade

We should be investing in companies that make things and provide vital infrastructure to power the planet.

Looking for a Pairs Trade? Go Long China, Short Europe

Here's why China is winning.

The Joke Is on Cathie Wood as My HOAX Portfolio Leaves Her ARKK in Its Wake

The energy-focused HOAX has racked up big gains in its first quarter of existence while the Ark Innovation ETF has taken on water.

Get Real Folks: Get Into Coal and These Energy Names

Instead of falling for fantasies about the state of the world, take a sober look at my HOAX names.

We Are Surrounded by Clowns and Jokers

I would rather just ignore these people and focus on intelligent cash flows, the kind that never lie.

How to Play the Coming Recession? Buy Bonds

If you own stocks, make sure they are tied to a commodity that produces cash flow. If not, take shelter in bonds.

I Went All In on Fertilizer Stocks and CF Industries Has Really Paid Off

The fertilizer players are printing money here.

How These 4 Stocks Are Affected as the Macro Drives the Micro

Innovation and capital raising were common themes among the four.

'In Powell We Trust' - Really?

Open your eyes! Ignore Powell and go extremely long natural resources.

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