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.
Recent Articles By The Author
My Bet: Barclays Will Slip Further on Oil Move
Let's look at how the latest attempt to embrace environmental, social, and governance will play out.
I'm Playing Defense Against the Flaws of Tesla's Full Self-Driving System
Here are three better moves to make now.
Big Tech Is Great, Until Your Phone Is Swiped in Brazil
Having my smartphone in the wrong hands made me see how the technology (and the banks) to which we're so addicted works and doesn't, first hand.
Natural Gas Trades Are on the 'BOIL'
Here's how I'd play this commodity right now as it holds arbitrage opportunities.
With CorEnergy, I'm Gonna Make a Ruling Right Here
Now is when tactics replace strategy.
Holy Fed, Batman! FAANG Has a Major Toothache!
Here's why the markets are sounding a lot like the campy 'Batman' show -- and how to make sure you don't succumb to the market's Joker.
I'm On the Other Side of the Natural Gas Speculation: Try These 3 ETFs
Natgas is so full of classic bear traps but consider these ETFs based on their individual risk tolerances.
Why Is Today the Big Day? Dividends
The Fed has once again unwittingly unleashed the power of compounding.
With a Third Fed Hike Possible, Let's Take a Walk on the WYLD Side
We're pretty certain what will happen at the Federal Reserve on Wednesday. But what's ahead, and where should you be putting your cash?
Chevron Is Not Only Greasing the Wheels, It's Turbocharging Them
Let's look at why CVX's buyback news is a big deal for investors.