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

For-Profit Schools Can’t Dodge This Bullet Any Longer

Feb. 25, 2014, 7:02 am EDT – For-profit schools like Corinthian College, Apollo Education and Strayer are forced to defend themselves, and as it turns out, they’re not well-armed. More 

This Biotech Bubble Is Bound to Burst

Feb. 21, 2014, 9:28 am EDT – Biotech stocks have been hot thanks to a wave of M&A speculation. That wave, however, has run its course, putting these stocks and biotech ETFs at risk. More 

YNDX, BIDU or GOOG: Which Is the Best Search Stock?

Feb. 19, 2014, 9:45 am EDT – GOOG may have set the bar, but YNDX stock and BIDU stock have managed to replicate the search giant's success in their respective markets. Which is best? More 

SCTY Stock Continues Crushing Other Solar Stocks

Feb. 13, 2014, 1:06 pm EDT – SCTY stock is blowing other solar stocks out of the water. Here's why First Solar and others can't keep up with SolarCity. More 

GOOG Stock: Google, Apple, Exxon Are All Jockeying for This Title

Feb. 12, 2014, 9:35 am EDT – Google has overtaken Exxon Mobil as No. 2 in U.S. market cap. But can GOOG stock ever overtake AAPL? More 

3 Reasons the USPS Shouldn’t Become a Bank

Feb. 11, 2014, 11:57 am EDT – Every financial service name from Wal-Mart to Well Fargo to Cash America would be on the hot seat if the USPS gets the green light, but... More 

3 Reasons the Keurig Cold Won’t Rejuvenate KO Stock

Feb. 10, 2014, 8:30 am EDT – GMCR was catapulted when Coca-Cola inked a deal with Green Mountain, but that doesn't mean a Keurig Cold machine will do wonders for KO stock. More 

5 Cheap Stocks From the Pharmaceutical Industry

Feb. 6, 2014, 2:25 pm EDT – These five cheap stocks from the pharmaceutical world could make for a great low-priced addition to investment portfolios. More 

KORS Stock Still Worth the Price Tag

Feb. 5, 2014, 8:53 am EDT – KORS stock has smoked most other luxury brand stocks, but it's no fluke. Michael Kors is hitting the nail right on the head. More 

5 Ambitious Plans From AMZN: Which Will Work?

Feb. 4, 2014, 11:49 am EDT – Amazon has several irons in the fire, though not all of them are reasons to own AMZN stock. But some plans could be very good reasons to be an investor. More