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

Apple Earnings Pessimism May Be Overdone (AAPL)

Jan. 22, 2016, 11:18 am EST – Apple (AAPL) will report last quarter's numbers on Tuesday, but the shape of the chart says the bulls are already expecting to run. More 

Why Lifelock Inc (LOCK), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Deutsche Bank AG (DB) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 21, 2016, 4:50 pm EST – Lifelock (LOCK), Netflix (NFLX) and Deutsche Bank (DB) skipped the advance on Thursday and headed the other way instead. More 

Does iSight Make FireEye Inc (FEYE) Stock a Buy?

Jan. 21, 2016, 3:20 pm EST – FireEye investors are cheering the addition of iSight, but at some point in time the company has to stop buying and start building. More 

Stifel’s Revised Call on Fitbit Inc Stock Isn’t as Contradictory as it Seems (FIT)

Jan. 21, 2016, 12:34 pm EST – Fitbit stock may not be worth what Jim Duffy once thought it was, but that doesn't mean it's not worth more than its current value. More 

Trade of the Day: CI Stock Knocking on the Door of a Breakout

Jan. 21, 2016, 1:20 am EST – Cigna Corporation has resisted the marketwide bearishness. It just needs one last bullish nudge. More 

Why Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Sprint Corp (S) and Bank of America Corp (BAC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 20, 2016, 5:07 pm EST – Micron Technology (MU), Sprint (S) and Bank of America (BAC) were the worst of the worst on Wednesday, but for good reason. More 

International Business Machines Corp: IBM Stock is Now Officially Too Frustrating to Own

Jan. 20, 2016, 10:49 am EST – IBM stock may bounce back a little from Wednesday's post-earnings drubbing, but 2016 could be a long, miserable year for shareholders. More 

Why Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (PBR), Twitter Inc (TWTR) and Bank of America Corp (BAC) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jan. 19, 2016, 4:33 pm EST – Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (PBR), Twitter (TWTR) and Bank of America (BAC) stumbled out of the gate to start the new trading week, though for understandable reasons. Here's the deal. More 

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc: Store Closures a Step in the Right Direction for WMT Stock, But…

Jan. 19, 2016, 12:20 pm EST – Walmart stock should be healthier once the retailer cuts loose of some dead weight, but is it simply moving out of the frying pan and into the fire? More 

Upcoming Closure Only a Band-Aid for Chipotle Stock (CMG)

Jan. 19, 2016, 10:19 am EST – Chipotle stock has found a likely bottom after its E. coli-driven drubbing, but that doesn't mean a full recovery is underway. More