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

Why Mallinckrodt PLC (MNK), Vale SA (ADR) (VALE) and Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Nov. 29, 2016, 4:43 pm EST – Vale (VALE), Marathon Oil (MRO) and Mallinckrodt (MNK) couldn't win for losing on Tuesday. Here's what went wrong for each. More 

Tesla Stock: The SEC Has Lifted the Veil Off TSLA

Nov. 29, 2016, 2:05 pm EST – Tesla Motors (TSLA) might end up soaring or stumbling as a result of new accounting rules. But Tesla stock holders can kiss guesswork goodbye. More 

This Could Send Facebook Inc (FB) Stock to the Guillotine

Nov. 29, 2016, 9:42 am EST – Facebook stock is still the king of social media investing. However, FB needs to address this problem, and soon, on its own terms. More 

Why Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW), H & R Block Inc (HRB) and Trina Solar Limited (ADR) (TSL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Nov. 28, 2016, 4:57 pm EST – Trina Solar (TSL), Palo Alto Networks (PANW) and H & R Block (HRB) ended a week of Thanksgiving with rather abrupt pullbacks. More 

Why Oil Stocks Aren’t Rallying Ahead of Pivotal OPEC Meeting

Nov. 28, 2016, 2:20 pm EST – Oil stocks like BP (BP) and Exxon (XOM) should be edging higher on reports that OPEC is aiming to curb output. But the market knows better. More 

3 Reasons to Sell Your Netflix Inc (NFLX) Stock Now

Nov. 28, 2016, 1:24 pm EST – Netflix is the name to beat within the on-demand video business, but that doesn't inherently make NFLX stock a must-have investment. More 

Eli Lilly and Co (LLY) Drug Failure Doesn’t Answer the Bigger Question

Nov. 23, 2016, 12:17 pm EST – Eli Lilly (LLY) may be a bargain after today's plunge, but LLY stock won't be a good Alzheimer's bet anytime in the foreseeable future. More 

The Dow Jones Is Completely Defying Expectations

Nov. 23, 2016, 5:30 am EST – The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) popped past 19,000 on Tuesday, but the pivotal line may end up just being a pivot. More 

Why Medtronic PLC (MDT), Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY) and Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Nov. 22, 2016, 5:14 pm EST – Dycom Industries (DY), Medtronic PLC (MDT) and Palo Alto Networks (PANW) all reported solid earnings but miserable revenue for last quarter. More 

This Is the New Reality for Alibaba (BABA) Stock

Nov. 22, 2016, 12:05 pm EST – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), once a crowd pleaser, is getting a few dings as the passage of time weighs on Alibaba stock. More