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

There's Enough Here With Skechers to Warrant a Small Play

There's Enough Here With Skechers to Warrant a Small Play

I feel as though I can do well with the higher cost, longer expiration straddle.

After McDonald's Earnings, History Is Not on the Bulls' Side

After McDonald's Earnings, History Is Not on the Bulls' Side

Ronald is acting more like Pennywise Tuesday.

Luckin Coffee Is Making a Name for Itself With Aggressive Expansion, Tech Focus

Luckin Coffee Is Making a Name for Itself With Aggressive Expansion, Tech Focus

Shares of LK have been holding, and I'm drawn to a particular crossover pattern.

It's Difficult to Get Excited About the Upside Potential for Halliburton

It's Difficult to Get Excited About the Upside Potential for Halliburton

I don't have any inkling to go short HAL this far in the hole. I'll wait for long triggers and sit it out until we get one.

For Boeing and Johnson & Johnson: Where There's Smoke, There's Fire

For Boeing and Johnson & Johnson: Where There's Smoke, There's Fire

Both BA and JNJ appear to have made decisions in which the bottom line took precedent over what they stand for as a company.

SmileDirect Is Not Smiling These Days

SmileDirect Is Not Smiling These Days

Here's why I'm on the sidelines for now.

If Intuitive Surgical Is Going to Move, It Will Be Immediately Post-Earnings

If Intuitive Surgical Is Going to Move, It Will Be Immediately Post-Earnings

As the robotics sector of medicine begins to mature, ISRG finds itself as one of the old guard.

Here Are the Problems I See With Netflix

Here Are the Problems I See With Netflix

Overall, I wasn't blown away by these numbers.

Electronic Arts Has Developed an Interesting Look

Electronic Arts Has Developed an Interesting Look

I like the long call now.

Here's Why I'm a Fan of This ETF

Here's Why I'm a Fan of This ETF

I like the Roundhill Bitkraft Esports & Digital Entertainment ETF (NERD) and what its portfolio offers even if I'm not thrilled by a few decisions on its new panel of industry experts.