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
Bed Bath & Beyond Could Break Out
It appears to have potential after 7 months of sideways movement and an ugly end to October.
Eye Vey: We Are Watching the World's Worst Staring Contest
Traders are jumping at every little selloff, fearful of not being rewarded for not blinking.
A Now-or-Never Moment for Gold
Today appears to be shaping up like a quick re-test rather than confirmation.
Should You Jump at Bunge's Breakout?
A pullback to the $70.50 area, but no close below that, would be the entry to target.
Murphy Oil Sets Up As Slick Call Trade
This trade is slanted more bullish than a basic covered call, but follows the same concept.