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

What the Expedia-Travelocity Deal Says About Online Travel

Jan. 29, 2015, 9:00 am EST – The Expedia buyout of Travelocity looks small, even meaningless, on the surface. But, those nickels and dimes add up over time. More 

Market Nears Last-Ditch Support Levels

Jan. 29, 2015, 1:30 am EST – As the bears continue to chip away, the pressure is on the bulls to undo the damage. More 

Why Gentex, AOL and Open Text Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 28, 2015, 4:40 pm EST – Open Text Corporation, AOL, Inc. and Gentex Corporation got their heads handed to them in Wednesday's trading. Here's why. More 

GOOGL Earnings Outlook: What to Watch For on Thursday

Jan. 28, 2015, 12:45 pm EST – GOOGL shareholders are going to be on pins and needles through Thursday afternoon, but knowing what matters most may ease some of that tension. More 

Why Procter & Gamble, Microsoft and Caterpillar Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 27, 2015, 4:52 pm EST – Caterpillar, Microsoft and Procter & Gamble reported weak results and/or alarming outlooks on Tuesday, and investors jumped ship in spades. More 

Why Mattel, Brookdale Senior Living and Seagate Technology Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks (STX, BKD, MAT)

Jan. 26, 2015, 4:46 pm EST – Seagate Technology, Brookdale Senior Living and Mattel were up-ended by bad news and alarming outlooks on Monday. Here's the deal. More 

Q1 Earnings Preview: Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Jan. 26, 2015, 8:52 am EST – Current and future owners of AAPL stock will want to pencil in some time on Tuesday, after the close, for the latest Apple earnings news More 

Why Avon Products, United Parcel Service and United States Steel Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 23, 2015, 4:50 pm EST – Avon Products, United Parcel Service and United States Steel were Friday's biggest losers. Here's what investors need to know. More 

Earnings Preview: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Jan. 23, 2015, 8:46 am EST – Microsoft stock hasn't been easy to own lately, and Q2's numbers aren't likely to help. The second quarter, however, may well be the turning point. More 

Why F5 Networks, SLM and Xilinx Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 22, 2015, 5:07 pm EST – SLM, Xilinx and F5 Networks lost more than their fair share of ground on Thursday, which is doubly scary considering the market's gains. More