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 Twitter Inc (TWTR), Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ITUB) and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 2, 2016, 4:26 pm EST – Twitter (TWTR), Itau Unibanco Holding (ITUB) and Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) each used more than their fair share of red ink on Tuesday. More 

3 Tech Stocks That CLOBBERED Wall Street This Quarter

Feb. 2, 2016, 2:58 pm EST – They may be off-the-radar and/or left for dead, but these tech stocks surprised a lot of people of late. Traders may want to take the hint. More 

Michael Kors Holdings Ltd – KORS Stock Soars on Earnings, Reaffirms Turnaround

Feb. 2, 2016, 11:03 am EST – Michael Kors (KORS) jumped 18% following earnings, but wait until the hype dies down before taking a serious look. More 

Tim Cook Isn’t Insane, But Apple Stock Will Flounder Until …

Feb. 2, 2016, 6:00 am EST – The demise of Apple stock is merely a reflection of the market's opinion of the foreseeable future... and Tim Cook is a big piece of that. More 

Why ICICI Bank Ltd (IBN), Nokia Corporation (NOK) and Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Feb. 1, 2016, 5:01 pm EST – ICICI Bank (IBN), Nokia (NOK) and Kinder Morgan (KMI) all floundered on Monday, albeit for understandable reasons. More 

Which Marijuana Stocks Are Actually for Real?

Feb. 1, 2016, 12:05 pm EST – These three marijuana stocks are an investor's best bets. Still, the bulk of the strong companies in the business aren't publicly traded. More 

Why Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Gilead Sciences, Inc.(GILD) and Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 29, 2016, 4:41 pm EST – Owners of Amazon.com (AMZN), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Electronic Arts (EA) aren't starting a weekend on a happy note. More 

Chevron Corporation Struggles to Find Balance Between Offense and Defense (CVX)

Jan. 29, 2016, 12:53 pm EST – Chevron Corporation (CVX) is reining in some costs while it's also investing in an oil rebound ... and that's getting (relatively) expensive. More 

Why QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM), eBay Inc (EBAY) and ServiceNow Inc (NOW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 28, 2016, 4:51 pm EST – Last quarter may have been okay for QUALCOMM (QCOM), eBay (EBAY) and ServiceNow (NOW), but the future doesn't look bright for any of them. More 

Under Armour Inc: UA Soars on Q4 Earnings Beat

Jan. 28, 2016, 1:23 pm EST – Under Armour (UA) may be priced at a ridiculous valuation, but story stocks don't trade on valuation -- they trade based on chatter. More