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

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 

Why Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM), Endo International plc – Ordinary Shares (ENDP) and Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc (MAA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 15, 2016, 4:49 pm EDT – Endo International (ENDP), Mid-America Apartment (MAA) and salesforce.com (CRM) were all left out of Monday's gains. More 

Apple Inc.: AAPL Cash Won’t Clear Customs

Aug. 15, 2016, 10:18 am EDT – Apple stock isn't going to benefit from a huge overseas cash hoard anytime soon, given AAPL CEO Tim Cook's recent comments. More 

Why Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN), Twitter Inc (TWTR) and ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (MT) Are Three of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 12, 2016, 4:38 pm EDT – Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN), Twitter Inc (TWTR) and ArcelorMittal SA (MT) ended the week on an alarmingly bearish foot. More 

GoPro Inc: Omni VR Can’t Turn GPRO Stock Around

Aug. 12, 2016, 10:09 am EDT – GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO), in trying to be too many things to too many people, has a product that is not enough of anything to enough people. More 

JCPenney Stock Sizzles Despite Lackluster Q2 (JCP)

Aug. 12, 2016, 8:37 am EDT – The JCPenney (JCP) turnaround keeps going, and JCPenney stock is up another couple percent on earnings. But the balance sheet is trouble. More 

Why Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX), Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) and General Growth Properties Inc (GGP) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 11, 2016, 4:42 pm EDT – Flowers Foods (FLO), General Growth Properties (GGP) and Valeant (VRX) were powerless to stave off heavy selling on Thursday. Here's the deal. More 

LendingClub Corp: Don’t Be Fooled by LC Stock

Aug. 11, 2016, 2:32 pm EDT – LC stock is soaring today on what seems like an encouraging cost-cut for LendingClub, but sometimes, an expense is actually an investment. More