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

Surprise! 4 Tech Stocks Becoming Medical Tech Names

Jul. 17, 2014, 10:24 am EDT – The face of medical tech is increasingly becoming a blend of healthcare stocks and tech stocks. Here are four stocks melding the best of both worlds. More 

Apple Investors Can Ignore the China Central Television Warning

Jul. 15, 2014, 3:05 pm EDT – China Central Television tried to scare Chinese consumers away from the Apple iPhone, but such past efforts have actually backfired. More 

Gold Prices Poised to Continue Their Breakdown

Jul. 15, 2014, 1:23 pm EDT – Gold prices got the rug pulled our from underneath them on Monday, and history says they're on the verge of an even bigger dip. More 

What Yahoo Stock Needs From Tuesday’s Earnings Report

Jul. 14, 2014, 9:04 am EDT – The Yahoo stock price trend hasn't been encouraging since the beginning of 2014, but Tuesday's YHOO earnings report could change that. More 

Medical Advances May Create New Class: The Lives and Live-Nots

Jul. 10, 2014, 1:41 pm EDT – Living forever sounds like a great idea on the surface, but the high price of immortality creates a tough choice for prospective immortals. More 

Pixelworks’ Picture Is Less Clear Now That the Dust Is Settling (PXLW)

Jul. 10, 2014, 7:36 am EDT – The red-hot run-up from Pixelworks (PXLW) shares, fueled by rumors of a partnership with Apple, looks like a setup for a short trade. More 

Why Tim Cook Is Trying to Change Apple’s Board

Jul. 9, 2014, 12:09 pm EDT – Apple CEO Tim Cook is reportedly looking for fresh ideas and insight in the board room. Apple stock holders should be excited about the prospect. More 

This Bubbling Trend Inspired Archer Daniels Midland’s Latest Buyout

Jul. 8, 2014, 10:27 am EDT – Archer Daniels Midland didn't overspend to acquire Wild Flavors for $3.1 billion -- the underlying opportunity is there. But can investors even get in on it? More 

5 Great American Stocks to Buy

Jul. 3, 2014, 10:50 am EDT – If you need to add some new holdings to your portfolio but don’t know which stocks to buy, why not stay close to home and consider these American stocks? More 

Mannkind (MNKD) – Right Stock, Wrong Time

Jun. 30, 2014, 3:34 pm EDT – Ten years' worth of work from Mannkind Corporation on Afrezza has just been validated, but that doesn't automatically make the stock a good bet right here, and right now. More