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 Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Viacom, Inc. (VIAB) and Zoetis Inc (ZTS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 22, 2016, 4:41 pm EDT – Marathon Oil (MRO), Viacom (VIAB) and Zoetis Inc (ZTS) couldn't shrug off a wave of bad news on the first trading day of this week. More 

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Needs to Dump Cash on Investors NOW

Aug. 22, 2016, 12:46 pm EDT – Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) may see a light at the end of the tunnel, but owners of Chipotle stock don't. Something's got to give. More 

TGT Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL) May Need Innovation Help, But Not From Target Corporation

Aug. 22, 2016, 7:00 am EDT – Target Corporation (TGT) said it's now collaborating with Apple Inc. (AAPL) to innovate new products. Really Target? REALLY? More 

Can IEX Really Challenge the NYSE and Nasdaq?

Aug. 22, 2016, 6:46 am EDT – The IEX exchange addresses problems the NYSE and Nasdaq fail to address, but some solutions can create whole new problems. More 

Facebook Inc (FB): 3 Big Risks to Facebook Stock

Aug. 19, 2016, 7:30 am EDT – Facebook stock has been a champ for most of its publicly traded life, but no investors should ever say never. Beware these FB risks. More 

Why Twitter Inc (TWTR), Agilent Technologies Inc (A) and Corrections Corp Of America (CXW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 18, 2016, 4:32 pm EDT – Twitter (TWTR), Agilent Technologies (A) and Corrections Corp Of America (CXW) never even had a chance of closing out Thursday with a gain. More 

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Pops on REAL Progress

Aug. 18, 2016, 8:55 am EDT – Walmart (WMT) reported a solid earnings beat for the prior quarter, and owners of Walmart stock are glad they stuck with it. More 

Why Target Corporation (TGT), Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) and Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 17, 2016, 4:41 pm EDT – Retailers Target Corporation (TGT), Lowe's Companies (LOW) and Staples (SPLS) never even had a prayer on Wednesday. More 

Walmart Stock: WMT Is More Than Thursday’s Q2 Report

Aug. 17, 2016, 10:46 am EDT – Walmart (WMT) is putting together a respectable turnaround effort, but that necessarily doesn't make Walmart stock a must-have holding yet. More 

Target Corporation (TGT) Clubbed on Another Sickly Quarter

Aug. 17, 2016, 8:35 am EDT – Target stock is off soundly on Wednesday after a weak second-quarter report. The turnaround effort has promise, but TGT still needs better results. More