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.
Recent Articles By The Author
This year in the stock market has been one long exercise in trampling the herd, as opposed to being trampled by it.
Here are the areas I'm buying, and here and the areas of which I'm turning away in disgust.
It appears many market participants are willing to take on risk at the worst possible time.
It doesn't end well, and investors should resist the temptation to buy on weakness.