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

Tesla Stock Continues Its March Toward Investment Worthiness

Jul. 2, 2015, 1:24 pm EDT – It may be time for even the most serious of investors to acknowledge Tesla stock is shrugging off its "speculative" yoke. More 

Why Twitter Inc (TWTR), Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR) and Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jul. 1, 2015, 4:35 pm EDT – Wednesday's was a rough session for Twitter (TWTR), Continental Resources (CLR) and Delta Air Lines (DAL) shareholders. Here are the details. More 

4 Spinoff Deals That Really Could Unlock Value

Jul. 1, 2015, 2:54 pm EDT – PayPal, Hertz, SPX and Symantec all have spinoff plans worth looking forward to. Here are the details on each of the deals. More 

Don’t Worry: Thursday’s Jobs Report Will Save the Day

Jul. 1, 2015, 11:19 am EDT – Thursday's jobs report from the Department of Labor should largely trump the layoffs report, much like the ADP report on private sector jobs already has. More 

Why Sony Corp. (SNE), Teck Resources Ltd (TCK) and SYSCO Corporation (SYY) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 30, 2015, 4:43 pm EDT – Tuesday was more than forgettable for Sony (SNE), Teck Resources (TCK) and SYSCO (SYY). Here's what happened. More 

9 Stocks That Will Make Their Own Fireworks

Jun. 30, 2015, 2:49 pm EDT – Amgen, General Electric and Verizon are just three of a handful of stocks to buy -- and sooner than later, because catalysts are on the horizon. More 

Why Macy’s, Inc. (M), Western Digital Corp. (WDC) and Charles Schwab Corp. (SCHW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 29, 2015, 4:53 pm EDT – Macy's (M), Western Digital (WDC) and Charles Schwab (SCHW) sunk with the rest of the market on Monday. More 

Chinese Stocks Still Not a Buy

Jun. 29, 2015, 10:28 am EDT – They may have been red hot not that long ago, but the truth about Chinese stocks (and ETFs like FXI and HAO) is starting to surface. More 

Why Zoetis Inc. (ZTS), FireEye Inc. (FEYE) and Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 26, 2015, 4:47 pm EDT – Zoetis (ZTS), FireEye (FEYE) and Micron Technology (MU) would have preferred to skip Friday's trading session. Here's what happened. More 

Why Cree, Inc. (CREE), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Centurylink Inc. (CTL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 25, 2015, 4:53 pm EDT – Cree (CREE), Netflix (NFLX) and Centurylink (CTL) all suffered at the hands of analyst downgrades on Thursday. More