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

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Accounting Probe Is Much Ado About Nothing

Sep. 19, 2016, 12:25 pm EDT – Exxon Mobil Corporation shareholders see concerning headlines today, but the suggestions are far more bite than bark for XOM stock. More 

S&P 500: Interest Rates Are Just an Excuse

Sep. 19, 2016, 8:54 am EDT – The S&P 500 and other U.S. stock indices are hanging by a thread -- but not the thread you think it is. In fact, THAT thread is just an excuse. More 

Why Deutsche Bank AG (USA) (DB), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) and Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Sep. 16, 2016, 4:51 pm EDT – The trading week couldn't end soon enough for owners of Deutsche Bank (DB), Cabot (COG) and Oracle (ORCL) stock. More 

Apple Inc. Is About to Disappoint Everyone (AAPL)

Sep. 16, 2016, 11:28 am EDT – Apple stock (AAPL) has soared on the initial euphoria of the iPhone 7. But anyone familiar with Apple history should know this smells funny. More 

Why Monsanto Company (MON), Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT) and VF Corp (VFC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Sep. 15, 2016, 4:42 pm EDT – The bullish wave didn't carry Monsanto Company (MON), VF (VFC) and Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) with it. Here's what traders need to know. More 

Retailers Have No Clue What Millennials Want

Sep. 15, 2016, 3:02 pm EDT – Millennials spend $600 billion per year and are about to reach their peak earning years. But most retailers still haven't figured them out. More 

Marissa Mayer Falls From Grace on Yahoo! Inc. Golden Parachute (YHOO)

Sep. 15, 2016, 1:02 pm EDT – Yahoo (YHOO) CEO Marissa Mayer stands to gain big despite her failure. Trouble is, this is the new norm. More 

The NFL Puts Twitter Inc Back in Play (TWTR)

Sep. 15, 2016, 11:20 am EDT – Twitter has been tough to own for a while now, but TWTR stock has a fighting chance if the streaming NFL games work out. More 

Why Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) and Coach Inc (COH) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Sep. 14, 2016, 4:37 pm EDT – Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Cracker Barrel (CBRL) and Coach (COH) succumbed to a strong headwind of bad news on Wednesday. More 

Tesla Motors Inc – How Much Worse Could It Get? (TSLA)

Sep. 14, 2016, 12:51 pm EDT – If you thought Tesla stock was tough to own lately, just wait until these three problems moves into high gear for Tesla Motors (TSLA). More