James Brumley
James Brumley (RSS)
InvestorPlace Contributor

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.

Read complete bio
Recent Articles

Why Stratasys (SSYS), Humana (HUM) and Alibaba (BABA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 29, 2015, 4:35 pm EDT – Wednesday was more than a little unkind to Alibaba Group Holding (BABA), Stratasys (SSYS) and Humana (HUM). Here's what happened. More 

Why Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), Coach Inc. (NYSE:COH), Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) and Honda Motor (NYSE:HMC) Are 4 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 28, 2015, 5:00 pm EDT – The strength of the greenback made Corning (GLW), Honda Motor (HMC) and Coach (COH) its latest victims. Twitter (TWTR) just blew it all on its own. More 

Apple (AAPL) Stock: A WHOLE Lot More to Love After Earnings

Apr. 28, 2015, 9:05 am EDT – Between better-than-expected numbers and a clear near-term growth track, Apple stock has stumped even the staunchest pessimists. More 

Why Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN), Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) and the iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index ETF (NASDAQ:IBB) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 27, 2015, 5:08 pm EDT – The iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index ETF (IBB), Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) and Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) got smacked around on Monday. Here's why. More 

What TWTR Investors Need to Know Before Tuesday’s Earnings

Apr. 27, 2015, 11:29 am EDT – The internet sector's other earnings reports have been merely mediocre, and most of those stocks rallied. TWTR could do the same -- or even better -- if the Twitter earnings numbers merely roll in as predicted. More 

4 Tech Stocks That Look Great After Earnings

Apr. 27, 2015, 10:24 am EDT – Google and eBay are just a couple of tech stocks that were reignited after their latest earnings reports. More 

Why 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD), Xerox Corp. (NYSE:XRX) and Perrigo Company plc (NYSE:PRGO) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 24, 2015, 4:44 pm EDT – Marketwide bullishness didn't help 3D Systems Corporation (DDD), Xerox Corp. (XRX)and Perrigo Company plc (PRGO) on Friday. Here's the deal. More 

Why PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 23, 2015, 4:52 pm EDT – The breakout to new highs on Thursday conspicuously excluded PulteGroup (PHM), Alcoa (AA) and Texas Instruments (TXN). Here's the deal. More 

What You Need to Know Before Apple Earnings (AAPL)

Apr. 23, 2015, 10:26 am EDT – The Apple earnings report due next week may end up being even better than expected. Here's why AAPL investors should consider before Monday's report. More 

Why Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG), Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) and Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Apr. 22, 2015, 4:45 pm EDT – Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Cree (CREE) and Discover Financial Services (DFS) were all upended by disappointing numbers on Wednesday. More