James Brumley
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James Brumley is a reformed stock broker and former Director of Research for an options-focused newsletter. He's now primarily a freelance writer, tapping more than a decade's worth of broad experience to help investors get more out of the market.

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Recent Articles

Bullish Opinion or Not, Fitbit Stock Still Just a Coin Toss

Jul. 7, 2015, 11:37 am EDT – Just because Fitbit stock was deemed buy-worthy by an "expert" doesn't mean FIT shares are destined to keep moving higher anytime soon. More 

Why National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV), Bunge Ltd (BG) and Aetna Inc. (AET) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 6, 2015, 4:29 pm EDT – National-Oilwell Varco (NOV), Bunge (BG) and Aetna (AET) would have been better off had the three-day weekend been a four-day weekend. More 

Owners of WTW Stock May Have a Much-Needed Out

Jul. 6, 2015, 12:51 pm EDT – WTW stock is up today on a credible buyout rumor. If it turns out to be true, they may want to take any reasonable offer. More 

Apple Stock, Though Stagnant, Is Still Buy-Worthy on Any Dip

Jul. 6, 2015, 9:40 am EDT – The Apple stock price trend has been sideways and toying with bearish, but the company has too much going on to bet against AAPL for long. More 

Tesla Stock Continues Its March Toward Investment Worthiness

Jul. 2, 2015, 1:24 pm EDT – It may be time for even the most serious of investors to acknowledge Tesla stock is shrugging off its "speculative" yoke. More 

Why Twitter Inc (TWTR), Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR) and Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 1, 2015, 4:35 pm EDT – Wednesday's was a rough session for Twitter (TWTR), Continental Resources (CLR) and Delta Air Lines (DAL) shareholders. Here are the details. More 

4 Spinoff Deals That Really Could Unlock Value

Jul. 1, 2015, 2:54 pm EDT – PayPal, Hertz, SPX and Symantec all have spinoff plans worth looking forward to. Here are the details on each of the deals. More 

Don’t Worry: Thursday’s Jobs Report Will Save the Day

Jul. 1, 2015, 11:19 am EDT – Thursday's jobs report from the Department of Labor should largely trump the layoffs report, much like the ADP report on private sector jobs already has. More 

Why Sony Corp. (SNE), Teck Resources Ltd (TCK) and SYSCO Corporation (SYY) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 30, 2015, 4:43 pm EDT – Tuesday was more than forgettable for Sony (SNE), Teck Resources (TCK) and SYSCO (SYY). Here's what happened. More 

9 Stocks That Will Make Their Own Fireworks

Jun. 30, 2015, 2:49 pm EDT – Amgen, General Electric and Verizon are just three of a handful of stocks to buy -- and sooner than later, because catalysts are on the horizon. More