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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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Why Ulta Beauty Inc (ULTA), Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) and Tesla Inc (TSLA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 21, 2017, 4:27 pm EDT – Foot Locker (FL), Tesla (TSLA) and Ulta Beauty (ULTA) didn't get the new trading week started on a great foot. More 

Why Deere & Company (DE), Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) and Infosys Ltd ADR (INFY) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 18, 2017, 4:32 pm EDT – Infosys (INFY), Deere & Company (DE) and Foot Locker (FL) shareholders won't be starting the weekend in a great mood. More 

The 7 Best Stocks to Survive a Chaotic Next Few Months

Aug. 18, 2017, 2:26 pm EDT – If the next several weeks are going to be as crazy as suspected, these are the best stocks to get you through those trying times. More 

Why L Brands Inc (LB), NetApp Inc. (NTAP) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 17, 2017, 4:25 pm EDT – Thursday was rough for all, but L Brands (LB), NetApp (NTAP) and Cisco Systems (CSCO) shareholders had it particularly bad. More 

Musk’s Decision to Issue Junk Bonds Rather Than Tesla Inc (TSLA) Stock Speaks Volumes

Aug. 17, 2017, 1:00 pm EDT – Tesla CEO Elon Musk is not just less interested in issuing TSLA stock, but went as far as to issue true junk bonds to raise much-needed cash. Read between the lines. More 

Don’t Shun Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock After Q2 Earnings Selloff

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:21 am EDT – Walmart could be a painful short-term holding, but dedicated WMT stock holders shouldn't be worried about Thursday's Q2 report. More 

Why Transocean LTD (RIG), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA) and Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (HTZ) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 16, 2017, 4:35 pm EDT – Hertz Global Holdings (HTZ), Teva Pharmaceutical (TEVA) and Transocean (RIG) shareholders had a rather rough hump-day. More 

Target Corporation (TGT) Stock Finally Shows a Glimmer of Promise

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:00 am EDT – Target's Q2 earnings report shows stores are finally starting to do more right than wrong. TGT stock is up in response, and rightfully so. More 

Why Centurylink Inc (CTL), Home Depot Inc (HD) and Coach Inc (COH) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 15, 2017, 4:46 pm EDT – Coach (COH), Home Depot (HD) and Centurylink (CTL) shareholders couldn't wait for Tuesday's closing bell to ring. More 

Own Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Stock for This Barely Believable Reason

Aug. 15, 2017, 1:51 pm EDT – EA stock isn't just an investment in video gaming. Electronic Arts is on the cutting edge of a whole new kind of business. More