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

Why Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Alcoa Inc (AA) and Gap Inc (GPS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 9, 2015, 4:44 pm EDT – Friday was more than forgettable for Micron Technology (MU), Alcoa (AA) and Gap (GPS). Here's why each used more than their fair share of red ink. More 

Alcoa Stock – Q3 Earnings Spark Split Concerns

Oct. 9, 2015, 11:03 am EDT – The recent rally from Alcoa stock was upended today when reality set in: The aluminum headwind may not be going away soon enough. More 

Why Pandora Media Inc (P), eBay Inc (EBAY) and VMware, Inc. (VMW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 8, 2015, 4:40 pm EDT – Pandora Media (P), eBay (EBAY) and VMware (VMW) never even had a prayer of bullishness on Thursday, in light of the news. More 

Vivus, Inc.: Don’t Overthink This Bullish Move in VVUS

Oct. 8, 2015, 2:23 pm EDT – Surprise! Vivus stock has been one of the market's hottest names since September. Maybe we should trust the guy making it happen. More 

4 Biotech Stocks Now at Bargain Prices

Oct. 8, 2015, 2:06 pm EDT – Biotech stocks have been battered of late, but not all these biotechnology names deserved their drubbing. Here are four to pick up while the dust is still settling. More 

Buy Apple Stock on Massive Rebound Potential (AAPL)

Oct. 8, 2015, 1:11 pm EDT – Apple stock has been tough to own since June, but this pullback is simply shaking out the feeble as AAPL sets up for a nice rebound. More 

Why GoPro Inc (GPRO), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 7, 2015, 4:34 pm EDT – Hump-day was nothing less than miserable for owners of GoPro (GPRO), Tesla Motors (TSLA) and Adobe Systems (ADBE). Thank the analysts. More 

Even After the Plunge, Yum Brands Shares Are Still Overpriced

Oct. 7, 2015, 9:10 am EDT – Yum Brands is making some headway in China. It's just not enough headway to satisfy owners of YUM stock. More 

VRX Stock: The Storm Won’t Blow Over Anytime Soon

Oct. 7, 2015, 6:15 am EDT – As rough as things have been for VRX stock recently, that bearish tide and undertow are just getting started. More 

Why Skyworks Solutions Inc (SWKS), Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) and EXACT Sciences Corporation (EXAS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 6, 2015, 4:49 pm EDT – Tuesday was miserable for owners of Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Illumina (ILMN) and EXACT Sciences (EXAS), though for understandable reasons. More