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

Why Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN), 3D Systems Corporation (DDD) and Groupon Inc. (GRPN) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 6, 2015, 4:54 pm EDT – Wednesday's marketwide weakness only fanned the bearish flames for Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN), 3D Systems (DDD) and Groupon (GRPN). More 

Why Sprint Corp. (S), Baidu Inc. (BIDU) and Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 5, 2015, 4:50 pm EDT – Analysts did most of the damage to Sprint (S), Baidu (BIDU) and Motorola Solutions (MSI) on Tuesday, but it was a well-deserved punishment. More 

7 Stocks to Take Profits on NOW

May. 5, 2015, 11:57 am EDT – Amazon (AMZN), Mylan (MYL), Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) and others are all poised for pullbacks now that the slowest six months for the market are here. More 

TSLA: 3 Things to Know Before Tesla Earnings

May. 5, 2015, 9:22 am EDT – Is Tesla Motors making any meaningful, fruitful progress in terms of fiscal results? TSLA stock investors will have answers on Wednesday. More 

Why Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (BUD), CSX Corporation (CSX) and Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 4, 2015, 4:41 pm EDT – Anheuser Busch (BUD), CSX Corporation (CSX) and Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) investors would have rather simply skipped Monday's trading session. More 

7 Stocks to Take Profits on NOW

May. 4, 2015, 3:20 pm EDT – Amazon (AMZN), Mylan (MYL), Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) and others are all poised for pullbacks now that the slowest six months for the market are here. More 

Why LinkedIn Corp (LNKD), Constant Contact Inc (CTCT) and Fluor Corporation (NEW) (FLR) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 1, 2015, 4:27 pm EDT – Earnings, one way or another, up-ended LinkedIn (LNKD), Constant Contact (CTCT) and Fluor (FLR) on Friday. Here's what investors need to know. More 

Avon Stock – Can AVP Save Itself?

May. 1, 2015, 9:35 am EDT – AVP could take years to fully recover what it's lost since 2010, but Avon Products does have a narrow escape option from near-certain doom. More 

Why Yelp, Alcatel Lucent and Nokia Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 30, 2015, 4:32 pm EDT – Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU), Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) and Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) would all like to say "do over" after Thursday's drubbing. Here's the deal. More 

The Best Stock Advice: DON’T Sell in May and Go Away

Apr. 30, 2015, 9:05 am EDT – Planning to sell in May and go away, as the old adage goes? The numbers say you may want to rethink those plans. More