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

8 Blue-Chip Stocks That Need Time to Cool Off

Jun. 11, 2015, 1:46 pm EDT – They may be blue-chip stocks, but these eight tickers have still pushed their luck and are poised for a soft patch. More 

Why MannKind Corporation (MNKD), Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (REGN) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 10, 2015, 4:58 pm EDT – Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN), MannKind (MNKD) and Sears Holdings (SHLD) were conspicuously excluded from Wednesday's big gains. Here's why. More 

Cholesterol Drug Is No Game-Changer for SNY, REGN

Jun. 10, 2015, 12:31 pm EDT – Sanofi (SNY) and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) may have ushered in a new era of cholesterol drug, but that doesn't make then investment-worthy. More 

Why Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Burlington Stores Inc. (BURL) and Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 9, 2015, 4:31 pm EDT – Micron Technology (MU), Burlington Stores (BURL) and Southwest Airlines (LUV) used more than their fair share of red ink on Tuesday. Here's what investors need to know. More 

Why eBay (EBAY) Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and United Continental Holdings (UAL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 8, 2015, 4:45 pm EDT – Analysts sent eBay (EBAY) Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and United Continental Holdings (UAL) much lower on Monday. Here's why. More 

Sears Holdings Q1 Results Make SHLD Even Tougher to Own

Jun. 8, 2015, 11:45 am EDT – Despite the positive spin from Eddie Lampert, Sears Holdings is deeper in trouble, and SHLD stock is a ticking time-bomb. More 

Why Altria Group Inc. (MO), Esterline Technologies Corporation (ESL) and Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 5, 2015, 4:32 pm EDT – Altria Group (MO), Esterline Technologies (ESL) and Caesars Entertainment (CZR) ended the week on a bearish foot. Here's what happened. More 

Why J M Smucker Co. (SJM), Opko Health Inc. (OPK) and Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (TSM) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 4, 2015, 4:51 pm EDT – If you thought Thursday was rough for the market, just take a look rough things were for J M Smucker (SJM), Opko Health (OPK) and Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM). More 

YHOO: The NFL Streaming Deal Marks Onset of a New Era

Jun. 4, 2015, 11:01 am EDT – If the experiment works, YHOO and the NFL could force cable providers to do the last thing they want to do. More 

Why Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM), Dean Foods Co. (DF) and Williams Companies Inc. (WMB) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Jun. 3, 2015, 4:48 pm EDT – Wednesday was less than kind to Newmont Mining (NEM), Dean Foods (DF) and Williams Companies (WMB). Here are Wednesday's worst stocks. More