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

Snap Makes a Big Spectacle, But What's the True Picture?

Snap Makes a Big Spectacle, But What's the True Picture?

The analysts are all in for SNAP, but expectations are for a clunky quarter and average revenue per user has been running well below social media peers -- here's how I would play into earnings.

Village Farms: It Takes an Opportunity - And There's a Terrific One Shaping Up

Village Farms: It Takes an Opportunity - And There's a Terrific One Shaping Up

So many stocks, so much news, so little time. The good news is I'm letting you borrow my shovel.

Why Should Disney Mickey Mouse Around With Its Flicks?

Why Should Disney Mickey Mouse Around With Its Flicks?

Remaking 'Star Wars' and other 'originals' keeps paying off, and here's how you can benefit from the strategy through company earnings next month.

Village Farms Plays Chess While Traders Play Checkers

Village Farms Plays Chess While Traders Play Checkers

The shelf offering isn't a risk. Not having access to it was.

Have a Shot of JD.com This Summer

Have a Shot of JD.com This Summer

The action in JD is setting up very well going into the fall.

Let's Take a Look at Yum China Holdings

Let's Take a Look at Yum China Holdings

Past performance during earnings are my method of choice for trading this stock.

CSX Heading Down? I'll Let This Train Pass Me by

CSX Heading Down? I'll Let This Train Pass Me by

With earnings that lack much optimism, CSX not a good bet for buying on weakness now.

Zoom Video Communications Strength Is Worth Noting

Zoom Video Communications Strength Is Worth Noting

I'm willing to risk what amounts to the move we've seen today for the next month.

How to Play Morgan Stanley in 3 Days

How to Play Morgan Stanley in 3 Days

With Morgan Stanley set to release earnings soon, here's a virtually all-or-nothing trade to run through three days.

JPMorgan's Solid Earnings Report

JPMorgan's Solid Earnings Report

Long is where you want to be post JPM earnings.