James Brumley
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InvestorPlace Feature Writer

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

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Beats Earnings, More Gains to Come

Feb. 12, 2016, 5:33 am EST – While other technology names flounder, Cisco (CSCO) has been quietly rebuilding itself as a fierce competitor in the tech market's new arenas. More 

Why Boeing Co. (BA), Incyte Corporation (INCY) and Mylan NV (MYL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 11, 2016, 7:15 pm EST – Boeing (BA), Incyte (INCY) and Mylan (MYL) were doomed from the start on Thursday. Here's the deal. More 

Amazon Stock Buyback Is Hardly a Reason to Buy AMZN Shares

Feb. 11, 2016, 12:26 pm EST – Amazon.com has authorized a massive repurchase of Amazon stock, but history and a reality check say it's nothing that truly helps shareholders. More 

Why ARM Holdings plc (ADR) (ARMH), Walt Disney Co (DIS) and Alcoa Inc (AA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 10, 2016, 5:22 pm EST – Wednesday was rough for shareholders of ARM Holdings (ARMH), Walt Disney (DIS) and Alcoa (AA), albeit for good reason. More 

SolarCity Corp: After 24%-Plus Plunge, Could SCTY Be a Value Buy?

Feb. 10, 2016, 11:46 am EST – SolarCity (SCTY) shares plunged following its Q4 earnings, but could the bears have swung the pendulum too far in the wrong direction? More 

Why TransDigm Group Incorporated (TDG), HCP, Inc. (HCP) and Viacom, Inc. (VIAB) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 9, 2016, 4:37 pm EST – Too bad for owners of TransDigm Group (TDG), HCP (HCP) and Viacom (VIAB) that the market doesn't do do-overs. Tuesday was a mess for each, though for understandable reasons. More 

10 Best Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

Feb. 9, 2016, 1:37 pm EST – Do the market's curve balls have you tired of chasing performance? Consider these stocks to buy and hold for a long, long time. More 

Sears Holding Corp: SHLD Remains Doomed on Awful Q4 Numbers

Feb. 9, 2016, 1:00 pm EST – Sears Holdings (SHLD) warned investors today that its Q4 numbers would be pathetic ... approximately zero people were shocked. More 

Why Workday Inc (WDAY), First Data Corp (FDC) and Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 8, 2016, 5:05 pm EST – Workday (WDAY), First Data (FDC) and Williams Companies (WMB) were nothing less than disastrous on the first trading day of the new week. More 

Chesapeake Energy Corporation: Bankruptcy or Not, CHK Stock Is In Trouble

Feb. 8, 2016, 2:34 pm EST – Chesapeake Energy (CHK) stock moved deep into the red on Monday following a Debtwire rumor -- one that holds a lot of water. More