Timothy Collins

 

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

Freeport-McMoRan: The Chase Is Off

Freeport-McMoRan: The Chase Is Off

But the opportunity exists to snag FCX lower or simply collect some premium.

Advanced Micro Is Finally Slowing Down

Advanced Micro Is Finally Slowing Down

A put spread may get some upside on the potential downside move in the stock.

Adding Puts on the SPY

Adding Puts on the SPY

We're seeing a breakdown below the 13-week simple moving average.

These 3 Positions Need Tending

These 3 Positions Need Tending

Taking care of business on Russell 2000 ETF, Home Depot and Target.

Taking Wing With Universal Display

Taking Wing With Universal Display

Going with a skip-strike butterfly on best-of-breed OLED.