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

General Electric Company: New Hires Make GE a Solid Software Play

May. 13, 2016, 10:25 am EDT – GE stock isn't regarded as much of a play on software, but the addition of former Apple engineer Darren Haas should start to set things straight. More 

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Joins Macy’s, Kohl’s in Swift Retail Crash

May. 12, 2016, 5:21 pm EDT – Retailer Nordstrom (JWN) was forced to spend heavily just to tread water last quarter, and the market isn't pleased about it. More 

Why Kohl’s Corporation (KSS), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 12, 2016, 4:45 pm EDT – Owners of Kohl's (KSS), Micron Technology (MU), and Valeant (VRX) couldn't wait for Thursday's miserable trading session to end. More 

Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Snatches Apple’s Market Cap Crown

May. 12, 2016, 2:15 pm EDT – Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL) has taken Apple's (AAPL) place as the world's largest company. And this time, Alphabet has a strong chance of keeping the lead. More 

Why are Macy’s, Inc. (M), Office Depot Inc (ODP) and Walt Disney Co (DIS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 11, 2016, 4:41 pm EDT – Too bad for Macy's (M), Office Depot (ODP) and Walt Disney (DIS) investors ... the market doesn't do do-overs. More 

10 Stocks to Buy for a Set-It-and-Forget-It Summer Portfolio

May. 11, 2016, 2:50 pm EDT – If you actually want to do other things besides sit in front of a computer for the next few months, here's a closer look at the best stocks to buy and hold into August. More 

Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU): Should Companies Have a Soul?

May. 11, 2016, 10:33 am EDT – Baidu (BIDU) CEO Robin Li has had an epiphany this week. The question is, is this a step in the right direction? More 

Why SolarCity Corp (SCTY), Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd (NCLH) and Nokia Corp (NOK) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 10, 2016, 4:33 pm EDT – Nokia (NOK), SolarCity Corp (SCTY) and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd (NCLH) never even had a prayer of bullishness for Tuesday. More 

Alphabet Inc: Is There Any Meaningful Upside in GOOGL Stock?

May. 10, 2016, 1:03 pm EDT – Alphabet (GOOGL, GOOG) is going to have a tough time clearing a big technical ceiling, but swing traders are loving it. More 

Why JD.Com Inc(ADR) (JD), LendingClub Corp (LC) and ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (MT) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

May. 9, 2016, 4:51 pm EDT – LendingClub (LC), ArcelorMittal SA (MT) and JD.Com (JD) dished out nothing but pain on an otherwise-meaningless day. More