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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 to manage money for individuals on a fee-only, separately-managed account basis.

Previously, Collins spent 10 years as an equity 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 completed the academic requirements for the CFA designation. 

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Recent Articles By The Author

Elon Musk vs Twitter: Get Ready for Months of Legal Wrangling

Musk's focus on the prevalence of spambot accounts really elucidated why TWTR is not a viable business.

Just Turn Your Pretty Head and Walk Away From Twitter

Tesla honcho Elon Musk showed us what's inside Twitter's nest and it's not pretty.

Investing and the Time Value of Money

I have been engaged in a constant process of calling time on time- and capital- wasting investments.

You Could Say I'm 'Fed' Up With These June Minutes

From one logic-defying FOMC statement to the next, I'm not sure what I'm even reading at this point. But I do know how I'm investing.

Welcome to Second Semester on Wall Street, Here's How to Make the Grade

Think you can own big tech? You might just get an 'F' for that. Here's what will get you on the other side of this year.

Want to Save Your Retirement Fund? Tune Out the Talking Heads

The first half of this year has been ugly. But we could have seen what would happen to Netflix, Tesla and Meta...

See That Down the Road? It's the Big 'Green' Bubble, Ready to Pop

Environmental, social, and corporate governance has created a monster and gullible investors should hit the brakes on their EVs and run from the Washington technocrats while they have the chance.

Here's What You Need to Know About Investing in Energy

The rudderlessness in DC has created an environment that's downright hostile to domestic exploitation of hydrocarbons.

It's a Crazy Year, So Let's Keep It Real

The HOAX continues as energy prices remind us that these are not normal times. Here's where I am focused.

This Is Not a Volatile Market, It's a Declining Market

What we're seeing here is a re-pricing of assets, not the occasional short-term mis-pricing.

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