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

AAPL Stock – Buy Apple Inc., But Not on the Rumors

May. 24, 2016, 10:02 am EDT – The news is apt to drive Apple stock higher in the short run, but don't be shocked if we hear the opposite again in the near future. More 

Why Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (PBR), Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 23, 2016, 4:57 pm EDT – Owners of Petrobras (PBR), Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) wished on Monday that the weekend had lasted one more day. More 

Monsanto Company: MON Stock Owners, Take the Offer!

May. 23, 2016, 2:23 pm EDT – Monsanto (MON) stock holders may want to take the money and run while the Bayer offer is still on the table. More 

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD): Grab This Bargain While You Can

May. 23, 2016, 7:30 am EDT – Gilead Sciences (GILD) may be the market's biggest, most overlooked bargain within the biopharma world right now ... but it won't be for long. More 

Why Campbell Soup Company (CPB), Deere & Company (DE) and Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 20, 2016, 4:46 pm EDT – Campbell Soup Company (CPB) and Deere & Company (DE) and Foot Locker (FL) investors couldn't wait for the trading week to end. More 

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO): RELAX, Lowball Bid Shouldn’t Cause Worry

May. 20, 2016, 1:08 pm EDT – YHOO stock is down on concerns that it's auction isn't bearing respectable offers, but there is another path Yahoo stock could take. More 

GPS Stock: Gap Inc Is Shrinking, But for the Better

May. 19, 2016, 5:44 pm EDT – Gap Inc (GPS) reported ugly Q1 earnings and is closing stores. And yet, GPS stock still is worth a closer examination. More 

Why Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (PBR), L Brands Inc (LB) and Cheetah Mobile Inc (ADR) (CMCM) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 19, 2016, 4:39 pm EDT – Thursday's trading couldn't end soon enough for owners of Cheetah Mobile (CMCM), L Brands (LB) and Petrobras (PBR). More 

WMT Stock – Is Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. the “Best of Breed” in Retail?

May. 19, 2016, 10:12 am EDT – A big beat of Walmart earnings expectations for Q1 has sent WMT stock soaring, but it'll take more than this to keep the bullish pressure up on the stock. More 

Hormel Foods Corp (HRL), Target Corporation (TGT) and Vipshop Holdings Ltd (VIPS): 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 18, 2016, 4:52 pm EDT – Hormel Foods (HRL), Target (TGT) and Vipshop Holdings (VIPS) never even had a chance of making gains on Wednesday. More