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

5 Great Small-Cap Stocks to Buy for Growth

Mar. 12, 2015, 11:12 am EDT – Small-cap stocks have underperformed for months now, but with a little role reversal on the way, small caps are the best stocks to buy as we enter the heart of 2015. More 

Why Logitech International SA (USA) (LOGI), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) and Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (PPC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 11, 2015, 4:54 pm EDT – Logitech (LOGI), Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) and Pilgrim's Pride (PPC) used more than their fair share of red ink on Wednesday. Here's why. More 

Why Melco Crown Entertainment (MPEL), Akorn (AKRX) and GNC Holdings (GNC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 10, 2015, 5:18 pm EDT – Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (MPEL), Akorn, Inc. (AKRX) and GNC Holdings Inc. (GNC) just couldn't do anything right in investors' eyes on Tuesday. Here's why. More 

Aeropostale Earnings Preview: More Misery for Teen Retailers?

Mar. 10, 2015, 1:56 pm EDT – The Aeropostale earnings report slated for Thursday may pop the small bubble that's pushed ARO higher since mid-February. More 

Antibiotic-Free Chicken and Kale Aren’t Game-Changers for MCD

Mar. 10, 2015, 10:16 am EDT – Investors who own MCD stock have little to be excited about, despite the healthier menu. McDonald's problems go much deeper. More 

Why Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Alcoa Inc. (AA) and BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 9, 2015, 4:45 pm EDT – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Alcoa Inc. (AA) and BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) were thrashed and trashed right out of the gate this week. More 

Why Darling Ingredients (DAR), Newmont Mining (NEM) and Esterline Technologies (ESL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 6, 2015, 5:02 pm EDT – Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR), Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) and Esterline Technologies Corporation (ESL) were Friday's biggest losers ... and that's saying something. More 

The New Amazon Store on Tmall: What It Means for AMZN Shareholders

Mar. 6, 2015, 4:45 pm EDT – The jury is still out on whether the new Amazon Tmall shop is good news or bad news for AMZN. It's possible, however, that it's simply irrelevant. More 

Why AbbVie Inc (ABBV), Greif, Inc. (GEF) and Embraer SA (ADR) (ERJ) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Mar. 5, 2015, 4:45 pm EDT – AbbVie (ABBV), Greif (GEF) and Embraer SA (ERJ) were at the bottom of the barrel on Thursday. This is what investors need to know about the tumbles. More 

What Are AbbVie Shareholders Getting for Their $21 Billion? (ABBV, PCYC, JNJ)

Mar. 5, 2015, 12:04 pm EDT – AbbVie (ABBV) beat Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) to the punch with the deal to acquire Pharmacyclics (PCYC), but was it worth the hefty price tag? More