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

9 Cheap Dividend Stocks With Big-Time Yields

Aug. 13, 2015, 2:46 pm EDT – Great cheap stocks are made even greater if they can dish out a fat yield -- just like this group of dividend stocks. More 

After Earnings, Cisco Stock Still a Buy Under Chuck Robbins

Aug. 13, 2015, 11:22 am EDT – The company may be changing, but Cisco stock is poised to lead in the future with Chuck Robbins at the helm as much as it has under John Chambers in the past. More 

Why Macy’s, Inc. (M), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 12, 2015, 4:49 pm EDT – Macy's (M), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU) and Alibaba Group Holding (BABA) would have just rather skipped Wednesday's action. More 

Why Alibaba (BABA) Stock Suddenly Looks Toxic

Aug. 12, 2015, 1:10 pm EDT – The Alibaba earnings report quietly revealed something even scarier than the revenue shortcoming. BABA stock offers investors little (if any) upside. More 

Why General Motors Company (GM), Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) and Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 11, 2015, 4:38 pm EDT – General Motors (GM), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) and Symantec (SYMC) used more than their fair share of red ink on Tuesday. Here's the deal. More 

Should You Buy Shake Shack? 3 Pros, 3 Cons (SHAK)

Aug. 11, 2015, 2:56 pm EDT – Shake Shack (SHAK) is still one of the market's favorite stories. That doesn't mean, however, it should be one of your favorite holdings. More 

Alphabet Inc.: Is This the Sign That Google Inc. Has Peaked? (GOOGL)

Aug. 11, 2015, 7:55 am EDT – What's in a name? It shouldn't matter if it's Alphabet Inc. or Google Inc. But funny things can happen when, where and how you least expect it. More 

Why JD.Com Inc. (JD), Groupon Inc. (GRPN) and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (FOX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Aug. 10, 2015, 4:54 pm EDT – JD.Com (JD), Groupon (GRPN) and Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) would have rather just skipped Monday's trading. Here's what happened. More 

MannKind: Forget Earnings, MNKD Stock Is Still Speculative

Aug. 10, 2015, 1:19 pm EDT – It's certainly not for the faint of heart, but MNKD stock is worth a (small) shot based on the long-term potential of Afrezza. More 

What’s Berkshire Hathaway Getting for $37.2B? (BRK.B, PCP)

Aug. 10, 2015, 11:05 am EDT – Berkshire Hathaway will soon be adding Precision Castparts to its portfolio, but why exactly is Buffett interested in PCP? More