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

3 Retailers That Should Just Call It Quits

Apr. 26, 2016, 11:38 am EDT – Three retailers -- Best Buy (BBY), Sears Holdings (SHLD) and Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) -- are past the point of no return. More 

Why GoPro Inc (GPRO), Perrigo Company plc Ordinary Shares (PRGO) and Xerox Corp (XRX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 25, 2016, 4:52 pm EDT – GoPro (GPRO), Perrigo Company (PRGO) and Xerox (XRX) couldn't win for losing on Monday. Here's the deal. More 

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX): This Bet Looks Better

Apr. 25, 2016, 1:51 pm EDT – Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) has a new CEO, Joe Papa, in place, but that's not the biggest reason you'd want to own Valeant stock from here. More 

Apple Inc. (AAPL): Q2 Earnings Preview

Apr. 25, 2016, 10:51 am EDT – Apple's direction is far from clear right now, but Apple stock is almost certainly going to take investors for a ride on Wednesday. More 

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Don’t Sound the Alarm Just Yet

Apr. 25, 2016, 9:41 am EDT – Microsoft (MSFT) is on the ropes following its fiscal Q3 report. For better or worse though, this has to happen to happen... maybe a few more times. More 

Why American Airlines Group Inc (AAL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 22, 2016, 4:50 pm EDT – American Airlines (AAL), Microsoft (MSFT) and Starbucks (SBUX) ended the trading week one day too late. More 

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Stock Coming Back to Earth

Apr. 22, 2016, 11:22 am EDT – Starbucks (SBUX) is a great company, but contrary to popular belief, not all stocks of great companies are worth their price. More 

Alphabet Inc (GOOG) Does the Unthinkable: It Disappoints!

Apr. 21, 2016, 6:30 pm EDT – Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL) is deep in the red after hours, but don't let the short-term response lead you to the wrong long-term conclusion. More 

Why Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 21, 2016, 4:53 pm EDT – Las Vegas Sands (LVS), United Continental (UAL) and Verizon (VZ) never even had a prayer of bullishness on Thursday. More 

Gold ETFs Find a Tailwind (GLD, NUGT, GDX)

Apr. 21, 2016, 12:45 pm EDT – Gold futures and funds like the SPDR Gold Trust ETF offer a compelling risk/reward scenario now. More