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

3 Things Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) Stock Holders Need to Consider

Oct. 18, 2016, 9:52 am EDT – Yahoo! (YHOO) may be the hot button right now, but Verizon Communications (VZ) has plenty of other things for investors to chew on. More 

Netflix, Inc. Earnings Silence the Doubters (NFLX)

Oct. 18, 2016, 4:55 am EDT – Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) has been a less-than-favored investment lately, but the jump from NFLX stock following Q3 earnings changes everything. More 

Why LendingClub Corp (LC), Devon Energy Corp (DVN) and PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 17, 2016, 4:33 pm EDT – Devon Energy (DVN), PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) and LendingClub (LC) never even had a chance of bullishness on Monday. More 

Why Macy’s Inc (M), HP Inc (HPQ) and Twitter Inc (TWTR) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 14, 2016, 4:40 pm EDT – HP (HPQ), Twitter (TWTR) and Macy's (M) ended the week pointed in a bearish direction. Here's what you need to know. More 

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Earnings Are Nothing to Complain About

Oct. 14, 2016, 11:34 am EDT – JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) improved on nearly all fronts last quarter, and is well-positioned to capitalize on quietly swelling demand. More 

Why Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX), Nokia Corp (ADR) (NOK) and Regions Financial Corp (RF) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 13, 2016, 4:38 pm EDT – Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Regions Financial (RF) and Nokia (NOK) were doomed from the start of Thursday's trading. More 

Things Are About to Get Ugly for Netflix, Inc (NFLX)

Oct. 13, 2016, 2:08 pm EDT – Netflix stock was once a heroic high-flyer, but a lack of a moat and subsequent lack of profitability is starting to raise questions. More 

Kellogg Company’s (K) $429M Purchase of Parati Is Incredibly Risky

Oct. 13, 2016, 12:08 pm EDT – Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) is wading deeper into Latin American waters with a new acquisition, but there's as much risk as there is reward. More 

Why Humana Inc (HUM), Fortinet Inc (FTNT) and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (ERIC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Oct. 12, 2016, 4:39 pm EDT – Ericsson (ERIC), Humana (HUM) and Fortinet (FTNT) were taken out behind the woodshed on Wednesday. Here's what you need to know. More 

Don’t Read Too Much Into Humana Inc’s (HUM) Lowered Medicare Rating

Oct. 12, 2016, 1:58 pm EDT – Health insurer Humana (HUM) is down on diminished government approval, but the attempt to merge with Aetna is still the big story to watch. More