Timothy Smith

Timothy Smith

Tim Smith has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry and has worked for top tier investment banks such as Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley. He has a strong passion and in depth knowledge of the financial markets, particularly in equities, forex and CFD’s (contracts of difference) and helps investors and traders seize opportunities in the market leveraging from his commercial experience.

Tim has a Bachelor of Commerce from Deakin University, where he majored in management and marketing. Today, Tim is a part time trader and freelance writer.

  1. 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 ...
  2. Commodities

    How Financial Spread-Betting Companies Make Money (IGGHY)

    How to evaluate spread-betting companies and find the right broker.
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Stocks

    Top 5 Apparel Stocks of 2016 (GPS, VFC)

    The global apparel market is worth more than $1 trillion in 2016. These five companies sell some of the world’s most recognized ...
  7. Stocks

    Top 5 Housing Stocks of 2016 (TOL, DHI)

    Discover what factors are supporting the housing market in 2016. Explore five housing stocks that are well positioned to ...
  8. Stocks

    Top 5 Mining Stocks of 2016 (BHP, RIO)

    Mining stocks have performed strongly in the first half of 2016 as commodity prices have improved. These five stocks are ...
  9. Mutual Funds

    The Top 4 Schwab Mutual Funds in 2016 (APPL, MSFT)

    U.S. large-capitalization stocks have performed well in 2016. These four Schwab mutual funds provide ample exposure to the ...
  10. Mutual Funds

    FPHAX, FSMEX: Mutual Funds to Invest With Aging Population

    Learn about the aging population and their needs and wants. Discover 2 mutual funds that can be used to gain exposure to ...
  11. Stocks

    Top 5 Grocery Stocks of 2016 (KR, WFM)

    Learn why grocery stocks are often overlooked by investors. Explore five grocery companies that may be suitable defensive ...
  12. Stocks

    Top 5 Agriculture Stocks of 2016 (POT, ADM)

    The stocks with roots in the Ag business, appear well-positioned to grow with the population.
  13. Stocks

    Top 5 Entertainment Stocks of 2016 (DIS, NFLX)

    Consumers are expected to spend more on entertainment in 2016. These five stocks are well-positioned to benefit.
  14. Financial Technology

    6 Fintech Firms Emerging in Israel (GE, BABA)

    Six emerging fintech firms in Israel are providing innovative solutions.
  15. Financial Technology

    5 Fintech Firms Emerging in Canada (MFTGF, VGGOF)

    These emerging Canadian fintech companies have attracted the attention of some big-name investors and customers.