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

How to Play DaVita Post-Earnings

How to Play DaVita Post-Earnings

The options market is currently pricing an expected move in DaVita stock just below 6% by Friday of this week.

Cannabis Q&A: Village Farms CEO on Cash Crops, Texas Hemp, CBD and Partners

Cannabis Q&A: Village Farms CEO on Cash Crops, Texas Hemp, CBD and Partners

The company's first move into the cannabis space is in a joint venture with medical marijuana research company Emerald Farms.

I'm Attracted to BlackBerry's Consistency and Action on the Daily Chart

I'm Attracted to BlackBerry's Consistency and Action on the Daily Chart

I still believe the company will find a concrete home in smart calls.

How to Play Aurora Cannabis Stock With Options

How to Play Aurora Cannabis Stock With Options

I see two factors coming into play as the company reports earnings.

Starbucks Stock Is Piping Hot: Where Is It Headed Next?

Starbucks Stock Is Piping Hot: Where Is It Headed Next?

The shares are showing all the makings of a cup-and-handle pattern.

How to Play Overstock.com With Options After Its tZERO Launch

How to Play Overstock.com With Options After Its tZERO Launch

It's time for Overstock to get what it can from the legacy business and embrace what it wants to become.

An Aggressive Trade for a 'Dodgeball' Market

An Aggressive Trade for a 'Dodgeball' Market

Following the same pattern as just about every other stock from December through January, we are finally starting to see individual stock divergence.

Bilibili Is Poised for Accelerated Growth

Bilibili Is Poised for Accelerated Growth

The Shanghai-based company received a $317 million investment from Tencent in 2018 and recently added a business collaboration with Taobao Marketplace.

Here's Why I'm Optimistic About Disney Heading Into Earnings

Here's Why I'm Optimistic About Disney Heading Into Earnings

I expect we'll see a 4% to 6% move over the next week and I'm playing it as such.

How Alphabet Stacks Up Into Earnings

How Alphabet Stacks Up Into Earnings

If you buy volatility today, be ready to pull the trigger intraday Tuesday.