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

Groupon Inc: RBC Capital Market Was Just Stating the Obvious About GRPN

May. 3, 2016, 6:15 am EDT – Before you go bottom-fishing for GRPN stock, you may want to process a quick reality check about its plausible future. More 

Why Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU), Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 2, 2016, 5:04 pm EDT – Baidu (BIDU), Brocade (BRCD) and Valeant (VRX) were doomed from the beginning of Monday's session. Here's why. More 

Pfizer Inc.: Why PFE Stock Isn’t as Wild as It Seems

May. 2, 2016, 12:48 pm EDT – Pfizer (PFE) is going to unveil its first quarter numbers Tuesday morning, and more volatility is likely to be in the cards. More 

Why Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD), Stericycle Inc (SRCL) and Western Digital Corp (WDC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 29, 2016, 4:54 pm EDT – Gilead Sciences (GILD), Stericycle (SRCL) and Western Digital (WDC) were all doomed from the beginning of Friday's trading. More 

Chevron Corporation Continues Chasing a Moving Target in Oil (CVX)

Apr. 29, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – The first-quarter earnings report from Chevron (CVX) may have been made irrelevant by the crude oil rally in the meantime. More 

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN): Q1 Earnings Answer Investors’ Prayers

Apr. 28, 2016, 5:12 pm EDT – Amazon.com (AMZN) shares surged more than 11% in Thursday's after-hours trading following the company's outstanding first-quarter earnings report. More 

Why Abbott Laboratories (ABT), GNC Holdings Inc (GNC) and Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 28, 2016, 4:42 pm EDT – Abbott Laboratories (ABT), GNC (GNC) and Symantec (SYMC) ended up leading the bearish charge on Thursday. Here's the deal. More 

Facebook Inc: Don’t Sweat Facebook C Shares (FB)

Apr. 28, 2016, 1:13 pm EDT – Facebook (FB) was already insider-controlled, placing this week's news of Facebook C shares on the irrelevant side. More 

Chevron Corporation: Don’t Count CVX Stock out Just Yet

Apr. 28, 2016, 9:47 am EDT – Chevron (CVX) will post its first-quarter earnings Friday morning. While they won't be good, this could be the quarter that offers legitimate hope. More 

Chorizo? Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Just Doesn’t Get It

Apr. 28, 2016, 9:01 am EDT – Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) hasn't been easy to own of late, and the company's consideration of adding chorizo to the menu actually doesn't make it look a lot better. More