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

Apple Is Bruised, but Not Rotten

Apple Is Bruised, but Not Rotten

In short, Apple is one of the first admitted victims of the U.S.-China Trade War.

Netflix's Challenge: Disney and the Law of Large Numbers

Netflix's Challenge: Disney and the Law of Large Numbers

Netflix is quickly morphing into a traditional media company.

Alarm.com Is an Attractive Stock

Alarm.com Is an Attractive Stock

ALRM is a play on the smart home thesis.

Beyond Equities: A Look at Gold, Oil and Bonds Heading Into 2019

Beyond Equities: A Look at Gold, Oil and Bonds Heading Into 2019

Let's see what's in store for TLT, WTIC and GLD early in the new year.

My Crystal Ball for 3 Major Market ETFs at the Start of 2019

My Crystal Ball for 3 Major Market ETFs at the Start of 2019

Here's my approach to the SPY, QQQ and IWM as we begin a new year.

PowerShares QQQ Worth a Close Look

PowerShares QQQ Worth a Close Look

As we head into the last few trading hours of Friday, it's possible we'll get a long-side trigger.

Keeping An Eye on Tandem Diabetes Care

Keeping An Eye on Tandem Diabetes Care

It's not a good idea to try to chase the last two days' moves going into an end-of-year holiday weekend.

A Non-Traditional Metric To Guide Trading

A Non-Traditional Metric To Guide Trading

While the volatility index may have lost its punch, there's a new number to look at that could help find market turns.

A Non-Traditional Metric To Guide Trading

A Non-Traditional Metric To Guide Trading

While the volatility index may have lost its punch, there's a new number to look at that could help find market turns.

JD Stock Is Showing Some Signs of Potential, Here's My Trade Idea

JD Stock Is Showing Some Signs of Potential, Here's My Trade Idea

Today is the opportunity for buyers to do to bears what bears have done to bulls all month long.