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

Nordstrom's Rise May Not Be Over: Here's What Needs to Happen Now

Nordstrom's Rise May Not Be Over: Here's What Needs to Happen Now

It wasn't a pickup in business that fueled the beat, it was a demonstration of fiscal management.

Rolling the Dice With iQIYI

Rolling the Dice With iQIYI

I like the idea of a combination short put with long call spread here.

Look at the Numbers to Find the Missed 'Target'

Look at the Numbers to Find the Missed 'Target'

The retailer's second quarter came in incredibly strong, but the math shows the headline guidance doesn't quite add up -- that's partly why I'm cutting in half my position.

These 3 Stocks May Be Near Bottom, and One May Get a 'Lyft'

These 3 Stocks May Be Near Bottom, and One May Get a 'Lyft'

It's tough to find when a stock has hit the floor, so let's look at three that fell on earnings and could be poised to rise.

Kohl's Results Were Not Inspiring

Kohl's Results Were Not Inspiring

The price action on Tuesday started strong but has faded fast.

Doubling Down on My Slack Technologies Trade Call

Doubling Down on My Slack Technologies Trade Call

While secondary indicators are slightly muddled, price is leading the way.

The Challenges Facing Home Depot

The Challenges Facing Home Depot

It's difficult to expect much movement from earnings, one way or another.

Eventbrite Is Finally Seeing Strong Technical Action

Eventbrite Is Finally Seeing Strong Technical Action

It will need to find another gear for ticket sales.

There Are Still Cloudy, Unresolved Issues for Nvidia

There Are Still Cloudy, Unresolved Issues for Nvidia

NVDA may be back in the game, but they aren't the star again. At least not yet.

Here's How Beyond Meat Will Look After All the Fat's Burned Off

Here's How Beyond Meat Will Look After All the Fat's Burned Off

After falling from around $240 to around $140 at the end of July, BYND may have triggered a pattern that will carry it to around $100 and fill the gap of early June.