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 Chevron Corporation (CVX), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) and LinkedIn Corp. (LNKD) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 31, 2015, 4:45 pm EDT – Chevron (CVX), Hanesbrands (HBI) and LinkedIn (LNKD) were completely up-ended by earnings and outlook on the last trading day of the week. More 

After Earnings, LNKD Stock Separates Traders From Investors

Jul. 31, 2015, 12:50 pm EDT – LNKD stock may be a bargain after Friday's post-earnings plunge, if you can look past all the smoke and dust. More 

Forget the Bickering. Just Accept Ambarella Stock for What It Is.

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:52 am EDT – Ambarella stock has been run through the wringer over the past couple of weeks, obscuring the truly important details for current or would-be AMBA investors. More 

Why Procter & Gamble Co. (PG), Qorvo Inc. (QRVO) and Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 30, 2015, 5:01 pm EDT – Procter & Gamble (PG), Qorvo (QRVO) and Whole Foods Market (WFM) suffered on Thursday, by the hand of their own disappointing results. More 

The Troubling Implications of Baidu Stock Earnings

Jul. 30, 2015, 2:00 pm EDT – Baidu stock is up today on the repurchase news, but BIDU has a much bigger headwind to face than last quarter's disappointing numbers More 

10 Stocks to Buy for the Last Days of Summer

Jul. 30, 2015, 11:56 am EDT – Investors looking to finish the year on a bullish note starting right now should put these names on a list of stocks to buy. More 

Why Yelp Inc. (YELP), Twitter Inc. (TWTR) and Level 3 Communications, Inc. (LVLT) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 29, 2015, 4:34 pm EDT – Yelp (YELP), Twitter (TWTR) and Level 3 Communications (LVLT) used far more than their fair share of red ink on Wednesday More 

5 Retirement Stocks to Buy for a Growth Spurt

Jul. 29, 2015, 2:05 pm EDT – The era of easy income investing during your golden years is over. Here are the retirement stocks you need to last you decades. More 

Add This to a LONG List of Reasons to Avoid APOL Stock

Jul. 29, 2015, 1:54 pm EDT – APOL stock was just given another sandbag to carry. At this rate, it's only a matter of time before Apollo Education collapses. More 

Why PolyOne Corporation (POL), Baidu Inc. (BIDU) and Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 28, 2015, 4:53 pm EDT – Tuesday was forgettable for PolyOne (POL), Baidu (BIDU) and Ingersoll-Rand (IR), each of which were tripped up by earnings and/or downgrades. More