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

Facebook Inc (FB): 3 Big Risks to Facebook Stock

Aug. 19, 2016, 7:30 am EDT – Facebook stock has been a champ for most of its publicly traded life, but no investors should ever say never. Beware these FB risks. More 

Why Twitter Inc (TWTR), Agilent Technologies Inc (A) and Corrections Corp Of America (CXW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 18, 2016, 4:32 pm EDT – Twitter (TWTR), Agilent Technologies (A) and Corrections Corp Of America (CXW) never even had a chance of closing out Thursday with a gain. More 

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Pops on REAL Progress

Aug. 18, 2016, 8:55 am EDT – Walmart (WMT) reported a solid earnings beat for the prior quarter, and owners of Walmart stock are glad they stuck with it. More 

Why Target Corporation (TGT), Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) and Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 17, 2016, 4:41 pm EDT – Retailers Target Corporation (TGT), Lowe's Companies (LOW) and Staples (SPLS) never even had a prayer on Wednesday. More 

Walmart Stock: WMT Is More Than Thursday’s Q2 Report

Aug. 17, 2016, 10:46 am EDT – Walmart (WMT) is putting together a respectable turnaround effort, but that necessarily doesn't make Walmart stock a must-have holding yet. More 

Target Corporation (TGT) Clubbed on Another Sickly Quarter

Aug. 17, 2016, 8:35 am EDT – Target stock is off soundly on Wednesday after a weak second-quarter report. The turnaround effort has promise, but TGT still needs better results. More 

3 ETFs to Buy, 3 ETFs to Take Profits On

Aug. 17, 2016, 6:15 am EDT – Red-hot ETFs are cooling off, and cold ETFs are heating up. Here's how to (and how not to) play it. More 

Why Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Coty Inc (COTY) and Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 16, 2016, 4:49 pm EDT – Tuesday was less than thrilling for owners of Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Coty, (COTY) and Lockheed Martin (LMT). More 

Obamacare: The Beginning of the End

Aug. 16, 2016, 12:23 pm EDT – Aetna exits the Affordable Care Act exchanges, joining other insurers and putting Obamacare's fate in increasing question. More 

Target Corporation (TGT) Has a Better Future Than You Think

Aug. 16, 2016, 9:49 am EDT – TGT stock has been deep in the red for the last twelve months, but on bearish assumptions that have so far been unmerited. More