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

For-Profit Colleges Now Have One Foot In the Grave

Jun. 25, 2015, 9:22 am EDT – Most for-profit colleges will fail the gainful employment test, which means their federal student loan funding is at risk. More 

Why Monsanto Company (MON), Staples, Inc. (SPLS) and E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co. (DD) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 24, 2015, 4:46 pm EDT – Monsanto Company (MON), Staples (SPLS) and E I Du Pont De Nemours (DD) -- or DuPont -- just couldn't get anything right on Wednesday. More 

Q2 Earnings Confirm Lennar Stock Is a Good Buy

Jun. 24, 2015, 11:39 am EDT – The planets are lining up for Lennar stock, internally and externally. LEN has a rather encouraging foreseeable future, largely secured right now. More 

Why Sonic Corporation (SONC), BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) and Western Digital Corp. (WDC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 23, 2015, 4:52 pm EDT – Sonic (SONC), BlackBerry (BBRY) and Western Digital (WDC) lost their uphill battles on Tuesday. Here's why. More 

Citron Had a Good Point About Ambarella Stock

Jun. 23, 2015, 12:59 pm EDT – Citron Research may have a bit of a questionable reputation, but Andrew Left's concerns regarding Ambarella stock are merited. More 

Green Dot Owners Can’t Breathe Easy (GDOT, WMT)

Jun. 23, 2015, 10:44 am EDT – Walmart (WMT) is tapping Green Dot (GDOT) for another five years, but is it worth the higher price Green Dot has to pay to be in this partnership? More 

Why Williams Partners LP (WPZ), Alcoa Inc. (AA) and Ambarella Inc. (AMBA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 22, 2015, 4:30 pm EDT – Williams Partners (WPZ), Alcoa (AA) and Ambarella (AMBA) were left out of Monday's bullish festivities. Here's why. More 

10 Stocks to Buy: The Ultimate Set-It-and-Forget-It Portfolio

Jun. 22, 2015, 2:55 pm EDT – The market's best stocks to buy can come from any sector, and use any business model. What matters most is a perpetually marketable product. More 

Why Hershey Co. (HSY), Finisar Corporation (FNSR) and Vale SA (VALE) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 19, 2015, 4:50 pm EDT – Hershey (HSY), Finisar (FNSR) and Vale (VALE) used more than their fair share of red ink on Friday. Here's what happened. More 

3 Rebound Stocks to Buy for Q3

Jun. 19, 2015, 9:07 am EDT – Add Xerox (XRX), First Solar (FSLR) and Western Digital (WDC) to your list of surprising stocks to buy this summer. More