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

Taking a Hit on Cannabis Stock CannTrust Holdings

Taking a Hit on Cannabis Stock CannTrust Holdings

I believe the best move here is to cut the position in half and take a loss.

A Trade to Ponder Over the Long Weekend

A Trade to Ponder Over the Long Weekend

As Yeti, powers higher, take your profits from my previous idea and consider this new one.

Disney and the Battle of Fundamental vs. Technical

Disney and the Battle of Fundamental vs. Technical

At the very least, the valuation may be morphing from traditional old school media to a blend of media and tech.

Qualcomm Stock Has Catapulted to Must-Own Status in the 5G Space

Qualcomm Stock Has Catapulted to Must-Own Status in the 5G Space

This is the start of a bigger move for the stock.

Rolling the Dice With Skechers

Rolling the Dice With Skechers

If I had a bias for SKX it would be on the long side.

The SEC Should Investigate Citron, Not Village Farms

The SEC Should Investigate Citron, Not Village Farms

For aggressive investors seeking to broaden their exposure in the cannabis and CBD space, I view VFF as an opportunity.

Better to Trade Netflix After Earnings, Not Before

Better to Trade Netflix After Earnings, Not Before

NFLX reports earnings after the close on Tuesday.

There's Much More to Citigroup's Q1 Results Than EPS and Revenue

There's Much More to Citigroup's Q1 Results Than EPS and Revenue

I'd lean towards playing a banking ETF here since the patterns are similar between C and one like XLF.

How to Trade Johnson & Johnson During Earnings Week

How to Trade Johnson & Johnson During Earnings Week

The biggest challenge is even if JNJ beats and raises guidance, the overhang of litigation could still prevent overzealous trading.

Coca-Cola Stock Primed For Potentially Rewarding But Risky Play

Coca-Cola Stock Primed For Potentially Rewarding But Risky Play

There's enough of a current setup, along with recent earnings history, to take a small shot on long volatility with Coca-Cola stock.