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

No, Yahoo and AOL Won’t Be Better as Partners (YHOO, AOL)

Sep. 29, 2014, 10:25 am EDT – To unlock the maximum value of Yahoo stock, activist investor Starboard Value recommends a pairing of YHOO and AOL. Big mistake. More 

Gold Prices: Don’t Expect Much out of Q4

Sep. 25, 2014, 9:38 am EDT – The outlook for gold prices in the fourth quarter -- not to mention silver prices -- leaves a lot to be desired. More 

Green Dot, Walmart Have Opened the Floodgates (GDOT, WMT)

Sep. 25, 2014, 7:47 am EDT – Don't assume Green Dot (GDOT) and Walmart (WMT) are the only ways to tap into the inevitable merging of banking and commerce. More 

Why RadioShack Stock May Be a Lost Cause

Sep. 24, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – Investors mulling a stake in RadioShack stock to play the potential turnaround may want to dissect a couple of alarming details. More 

Russell 2000 Death Cross: Chill Out!

Sep. 23, 2014, 8:35 am EDT – The Russell 2000 has just hit a death cross, but should traders act on this supposedly ominous clue without question? More 

Big Pharma Might Finally Be Over the Alzheimer’s Hump

Sep. 19, 2014, 10:32 am EDT – Investing in Alzheimer's disease hasn't been easy (or profitable) in years, but a brighter future for Big Pharma is around the proverbial corner. More 

Sears’ March to Oblivion Continues With the Eddie Lampert Loan

Sep. 17, 2014, 8:43 am EDT – Sears Holdings is borrowing money from a lender that would be better off if the retailer defaulted. SHLD stock holders may want to ask why. More 

The One Investing Lesson You Can Learn From Apple AND RadioShack

Sep. 16, 2014, 10:07 am EDT – Anyone who currently owns, or plans to own, AAPL or RSH stock (or both, or even neither!) needs to embrace this key reality. More 

3 Healthcare Acquisitions Google Should Consider

Sep. 12, 2014, 2:40 pm EDT – The best way for Google to make an even bigger splash in healthcare is through smart acquisitions like these 3 companies. More 

5 Value Stocks to Buy Now

Sep. 9, 2014, 9:50 am EDT – Investors looking for some new stocks to buy may want to consider these value stocks first. More