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

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.

I'm Going Back for a Refill on Luckin Coffee

I'm Going Back for a Refill on Luckin Coffee

Everything other than price points to a move higher.

Amazon's Getting Hotter, but Watch for Small Dips to Dive in

Amazon's Getting Hotter, but Watch for Small Dips to Dive in

Amazon appears primed to head higher, but traders and investors may have an opportunity to buy shares anywhere from 2% to 5% lower before the rise.

How to Play Synaptics' Run With an Eye on Earnings

How to Play Synaptics' Run With an Eye on Earnings

I don't see a ton of downside to this options strategy.

CannTrust Is Caught in a Cannabis Catch-22

CannTrust Is Caught in a Cannabis Catch-22

The loss of clients is a primary concern here.

Here's Why I'm Willing to Play Village Farms Stock

Here's Why I'm Willing to Play Village Farms Stock

The business continues to churn forward as the company announced it has achieved a full run-rate production of 75K kg at its Delta 3 greenhouse.