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

I Like Lululemon but I Don't Like It Into Earnings

I Like Lululemon but I Don't Like It Into Earnings

I'm setting up for a one-day sell-the-news although I'm torn where to target.

You've Got to Parse Palo Alto's Earnings to See Big Picture

You've Got to Parse Palo Alto's Earnings to See Big Picture

As the initial wild ride of PANW settles down, here are the stock's sweet spots.

Chewy Looks Like It Has Found a Floor

Chewy Looks Like It Has Found a Floor

I'm more of the notion to play the run into earnings rather than through earnings.

Here's Why I'm Optimistic Heading Into Slack's Quarterly Report

Here's Why I'm Optimistic Heading Into Slack's Quarterly Report

Call it a ride or die mentality, but I am an owner of the stock into earnings.

Make Room for This ETF

Make Room for This ETF

The iShares U.S. Real Estate exchange-traded fund IYR looks quite good, as Tuesday's move pushes it above recent resistance at $92.50 -- here's how to play it.

Apple: Less Ramp, More Stability

Apple: Less Ramp, More Stability

Event or no event, Apple won't escape the issue of tariffs.

Let's Take a Quick Look Around the Markets

Let's Take a Quick Look Around the Markets

Take the opportunity to step away from the market and recharge your batteries. You may need it.

For Now, Marvell Technologies Will Be All About the 5G Story

For Now, Marvell Technologies Will Be All About the 5G Story

Huawei and the U.S.-China Trade Wars continue to weigh on many tech companies with Marvell being no exception.

Here's How I'm Approaching Yext's Earnings on Thursday

Here's How I'm Approaching Yext's Earnings on Thursday

I expect that tonight's report and future guidance will roughly be inline or to the high end of expectations.

Burlington Beats Pants Off Expectations, as Retail World Splits Into Two Aisles

Burlington Beats Pants Off Expectations, as Retail World Splits Into Two Aisles

Here's how investors can play BURL as its share price jumps on earnings beat, amid a strangely polarizing landscape.