Timothy Smith

Timothy Smith

Tim has over 15 years’ experience in the financial services industry and has worked for prominent investment banks including Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley. His commercial experience trading stocks, exchange-traded funds and forex help clients to leverage his knowledge and seize opportunities in the market. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Deakin University. Today, Tim is a professional trader and freelance financial writer. Connect with him on LinkedIn.

  1. Stocks

    Top 5 Farming Stocks of 2016 (MON, DE)

    The agricultural industry is likely to experience long-term growth as the world’s population increases. These top farming ...
  2. Cybersecurity

    Top 5 Hardware Stocks of 2016 (AAPL, IBM)

    Hardware sales in the United States improved slightly in the second quarter of 2016. These five hardware stocks provide broad ...
  3. ETFs

    4 ETFs to Profit From the Strong Dollar (UUP, USDU)

    The U.S. Dollar has strengthened as the probability of interest rate hikes in 2016 increases. These four strong dollar ETFs ...
  4. Stocks

    Top 10 Media Stocks for 2016 (CMCSA, DIS)

    Media stocks are finding additional ways to distribute their content to consumers as cable subscriptions decline. Explore ...
  5. Stocks

    Top 5 Manufacturing Stocks of 2016 (CMI, JCI)

    The manufacturing industry experienced favorable conditions in the first half of 2016. These five large-cap manufacturing ...
  6. Stocks

    Top 5 Lumber Stocks of 2016 (WY, RYN)

    Lumber prices advanced in the first half of 2016 due to robust housing construction in the United States. These five lumber ...
  7. Stocks

    Top 5 Industrial Supplies Stocks of 2016 (GWW, FAST)

    The industrial sector has performed strongly in the first half of 2016 as manufacturing activity has expanded.
  8. Stocks

    Top 5 Animal Stocks of 2016 (ZTS, HSIC)

    Consumers have substantially increased spending on animals between 2010 and 2016. These five animal-related stocks are positioned ...
  9. Stocks

    Top 5 Textile Stocks of 2016 (HBI, AIN)

    The textile industry has recovered significantly since the Great Recession. These five top textile stocks are well positioned ...
  10. Stocks

    Top 5 Construction Stocks of 2016 (FLR, JEC)

    Public construction spending in the United States is likely to increase in 2016 and beyond. These five construction stocks ...
  11. Stocks

    Top 5 Utilities Stocks of 2016 (DUK, EXC)

    Learn why utilities stocks have performed strongly in the first half of 2016. Explore five utilities companies likely to ...
  12. Commodities

    How Financial Spread-Betting Companies Make Money (IGGHY)

    How to evaluate spread-betting companies and find the right broker.
  13. Stocks

    Top 5 Automobile Stocks of 2016 (F, GM)

    Low rates, cheap gas, available credit and an improving economy should drive sales for these five industry leaders in 2 ...
  14. Financial Technology

    4 Fintech Firms Emerging in San Francisco (PYPL, BBVA)

    Learn why fintech companies are prospering, and discover three emerging companies in this realm that are located in the San ...
  15. Stocks

    Top Travel Industry Stocks in 2016 (DAL, WYN)

    Discover the two generations driving the travel industry. Review four travel-related stocks that are well positioned to meet ...