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

Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Still a Bankruptcy Threat Despite Debt Deal

May. 23, 2017, 9:59 am EDT – If you own Sears stock, don't get too excited about the retailer's debt and pension negotiations. For SHLD, everything still changes in July. More 

Why Amgen, Inc. (AMGN), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) and Forterra Inc (FRTA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 22, 2017, 5:00 pm EDT – Forterra (FRTA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Amgen (AMGN) shareholders ended up wishing last weekend was a three-day break. More 

Why Ford Motor Company (F) Will Regret Making Jim Hackett CEO

May. 22, 2017, 10:41 am EDT – Those celebrating Ford's ouster of CEO Mark Fields by bidding F stock higher don't understand what they're getting in new chief Jim Hackett. More 

Why Foot Locker, Inc. (FL), Campbell Soup Company (CPB) and Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (HALO) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 19, 2017, 4:30 pm EDT – Foot Locker (FL), Campbell Soup (CPB) and Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO) shareholders won't be starting the weekend in the best of moods. More 

Ford Motor Company (F) Stock Is Stuck in Reverse for Good Reason

May. 19, 2017, 12:04 pm EDT – Ford stock has been falling for nearly three years now despite profit growth. Just think how bad it could get for F stock when the bottom line starts to shrink. More 

Is Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (HTZ) Stock Going to Zero?

May. 19, 2017, 11:03 am EDT – HTZ stock has some bargain hunters sniffing around, but in this case, the market knows what it's doing with a doomed Hertz. More 

The Next Big Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock Catalyst

May. 19, 2017, 10:09 am EDT – Not that Amazon (AMZN) hasn't done just fine without it, but if AMZN stock gets back into the online prescription business, look out above. More 

Why Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Could Hit a Wall Soon

May. 19, 2017, 10:02 am EDT – Microsoft stock is up 34% for the past twelve months, but Satya Nadella's vision may be a little too optimistic to sustain that kind of move. Here's what you need to know about MSFT. More 

Thank Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock for All Your 2017 Gains

May. 19, 2017, 8:51 am EDT – Most investors know Apple serves as a barometer of the broad market but don't realize how much of the market's fortune is tied to AAPL stock. More 

Why Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (PBR.A) and Endologix, Inc. (ELGX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 18, 2017, 4:43 pm EDT – Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR.A), Endologix (ELGX) and Cisco Systems (CSCO) never even had a chance of bullishness on Thursday. More