James Brumley
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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, Continental Resources and Seattle Genetics are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Dec. 8, 2014, 4:51 pm EST – Continental Resources, Twitter, and Seattle Genetics may not have deserved to be Monday's punching bags, but that didn't prevent it from happening. More 

Biggest Economy or Not, the U.S. Stock Market Is Still Your Best Bet

Dec. 8, 2014, 9:33 am EST – The U.S. stock market may have plenty of things wrong with it, but it's still the most sensible, reliable game in town. More 

Why Big Lots, Arista Networks and The Cooper Companies Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Dec. 5, 2014, 4:55 pm EST – Big Lots, Arista Networks and The Cooper Companies led the charge lower today, sparked by a variety of selling catalysts. More 

5 Overhyped Stocks to Sell Now

Dec. 5, 2014, 6:45 am EST – Zoetis, Apple, Yahoo!, and a couple of other overhyped stocks are ripe for pullbacks. Don't wait for the meltdown to start before heading for the exit. More 

Why Thor Industries, EP Energy and Wynn Resorts Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Dec. 4, 2014, 4:39 pm EST – Wynn Resorts, Thor Industries Inc., and EP Energy Corp. got thrashed on Thursday. Here's what investors need to know about it. More 

Sears Holdings: Still Marching Toward its Doom

Dec. 4, 2014, 12:21 pm EST – Sears Holdings posted its third quarter results this morning, and looking past the obligatory positive spin once again reveals a grim future More 

Why Amazon.com, Puma Biotechnology and Bob Evans Farms Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Dec. 3, 2014, 4:23 pm EST – Puma Biotechnology Inc., Bob Evans Farms Inc., and Amazon.com, Inc. were among Wednesday's biggest losers. Here's the deal. More 

Surprise! WMT Is No Longer a Zombie

Dec. 3, 2014, 11:05 am EST – There's a very good reason Walmart stock has snapped itself out of a long-term rut -- WMT finally took an honest look at itself in the mirror. More 

Why Globalstar, Mattress Firm Holding, and Genworth Financial Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Dec. 2, 2014, 4:52 pm EST – Globalstar, Mattress Firm Holding, and Genworth Financial all got tripped up on Tuesday. Here's what investors need to know. More 

Did Silver and Gold Prices Jolt Back Into Uptrends?

Dec. 2, 2014, 9:12 am EST – Gold prices and silver prices seem to have shaken off their weakness and found a new bullish groove. Is this trend built to last? More