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 AbbVie Inc (ABBV), Greif, Inc. (GEF) and Embraer SA (ADR) (ERJ) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 5, 2015, 4:45 pm EST – AbbVie (ABBV), Greif (GEF) and Embraer SA (ERJ) were at the bottom of the barrel on Thursday. This is what investors need to know about the tumbles. More 

What Are AbbVie Shareholders Getting for Their $21 Billion? (ABBV, PCYC, JNJ)

Mar. 5, 2015, 12:04 pm EST – AbbVie (ABBV) beat Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) to the punch with the deal to acquire Pharmacyclics (PCYC), but was it worth the hefty price tag? More 

A Reality Check for GoPro Stock Price Outlooks (GPRO)

Mar. 5, 2015, 9:25 am EST – GoPro stock has been all over the map since going public last June, but well-reasoned normalcy may be about to sink in. More 

Why TriNet Group Inc. (TNET), Veeva Systems Inc. (VEEV) and Alcoa Inc. (AA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 4, 2015, 4:38 pm EST – The bears had to wait in line to beat up TriNet Group (TNET), Veeva Systems (VEEV) and Alcoa (AA) on Wednesday. More 

Why Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and MannKind Corporation (MNKD) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 3, 2015, 4:38 pm EST – Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group Holding (BABA) and MannKind (MNKD) couldn't find any fans or friends on Tuesday. Here's why. More 

Google Internet Service Should Scare AT&T and Verizon

Mar. 3, 2015, 3:00 pm EST – Google says it's not looking to become a threat to wireless icons AT&T and Verizon, but that's tough to believe. More 

Why Vale SA (ADR) (VALE), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc (PCRX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 2, 2015, 4:58 pm EST – Vale SA (ADR) (VALE), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc (PCRX) took on more than their fair share of water Monday. Here's why. More 

Wednesday’s Abercrombie Earnings Start a New Chapter for ANF

Mar. 2, 2015, 3:05 pm EST – ANF reports its prior quarter's earnings results this week, but those numbers aren't as important as answers to these three questions. More 

3D Printing Companies Have a Long Road Ahead (HPQ, DDD, SSYS)

Mar. 2, 2015, 10:21 am EST – 3D Systems, Stratasys and Hewlett-Packard -- along with most 3D printing companies -- are about to learn the meaning of the word "pressure." More 

Why J C Penney Company (JCP), Herbalife (HLF) and GoPro (GPRO) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 27, 2015, 5:01 pm EST – JCP, GPRO and HLF stock crashed and burned on Friday. Here's why. More