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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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Why Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) and Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 19, 2017, 4:49 pm EDT – International Business Machines (IBM), Rite Aid (RAD) and Diana Shipping (DSX) shareholders couldn't wait to hear Wednesday's closing bell ring. More 

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ): Mergers, Buyouts and Earnings, Oh My!

Apr. 19, 2017, 11:23 am EDT – Verizon (VZ) has been moving sideways since early 2013, but perhaps merger talks, the Yahoo buyout or Thursday's earnings will move VZ stock. More 

Why Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Still Isn’t Good Enough

Apr. 19, 2017, 10:36 am EDT – Chesapeake Energy (CHK) has been fun a fun rags-to-riches-back-to-rags story, but it's time to get serious about where CHK stock is going. More 

S&P 500 Stocks Remain on the Fence, But Are Itchin’ to Get Off It

Apr. 19, 2017, 7:53 am EDT – The S&P 500 looks stuck between a rock and a hard place, but traders are quietly cooking up a move that few see coming. Here are your early warning signals. More 

Why Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS), Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG) and Cardinal Health Inc (CAH) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 18, 2017, 4:48 pm EDT – Cardinal Health (CAH), Harley-Davidson (HOG) and Goldman Sachs (GS) never even had a prayer of making bullish progress on Tuesday. More 

Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stock Is a Screaming Buy After Q1 Earnings

Apr. 18, 2017, 11:29 am EDT – Bank of America (BAC) handily topped its first-quarter earnings estimates, with participation across the board. BAC stock deserves respect. More 

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Is Officially Off the Investment Pedestal

Apr. 18, 2017, 9:45 am EDT – AAPL stock is a perennial winner, and Apple itself is still an impressive company. Neither is what they used to be, though. More 

The S&P 500 Takes a Step Back From the Cliff. Just One Step.

Apr. 18, 2017, 7:23 am EDT – The S&P 500 has more work to do before the bias can flip back to bullish, but it's the Russell 2000 that's going to tell us what's in store. More 

Why Dish Network Corp (DISH), Snyder’s-Lance Inc (LNCE) and Incyte Corporation (INCY) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 17, 2017, 4:47 pm EDT – Incyte (INCY), Dish Network (DISH) and Snyder's-Lance (LNCE) shareholders ended up wishing this past weekend was a four-day trading break. More 

Bank of America Corp (BAC) Q1 Earnings Preview

Apr. 17, 2017, 12:17 pm EDT – Bank of America (BAC) has been digging its way out of an earnings hole for years now. Its Q1 results might just convince the market it's out of it. More