Joseph Hargett
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Despite hailing from the Greater Cincinnati, Ohio area, Joseph Hargett has spent nearly the past decade elbow-deep in Wall Street.  Specializing in financial writing, options strategies and stock-market analysis, Joseph cut his teeth in the research department of Cincinnati-based Schaeffer's Investment Research.

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Recent Articles

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Inc. (AMZN) and Facebook Inc. (FB)

Nov. 24, 2015, 8:46 am EST – Apple (AAPL) sets Feb. launch for Apple Pay in China. Amazon (AMZN) up ahead of Black Friday. Facebook (FB) faces technical resistance. More 

HP Inc Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for HPQ Stock

Nov. 23, 2015, 10:06 am EST – Wall Street is expecting sharp declines in revenue and earnings at HP, but analysts remain bullish on HPQ stock. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) and National Bank of Greece (NBG)

Nov. 23, 2015, 9:04 am EST – Apple (AAPL) calls up on China data. Pfizer (PFE) speculation ahead of Allergan (AGN) deal. National Bank of Greece (NBG) pummeled by puts. More 

Apple Inc. (AAPL): 2 Trades for the Upcoming Holiday Week

Nov. 20, 2015, 10:54 am EST – Apple stock looks to drift higher during the holiday-shortedned Thanksgiving week. Here are two trades for AAPL. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Intel Corporation (INTC)

Nov. 20, 2015, 9:36 am EST – Short restriction fuels Chesapeake Energy (CHK) put volume, momentum carries Netflix (NFLX) call volume and Intel (INTC) lifts its dividend and guidance. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) and Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Nov. 19, 2015, 8:52 am EST – Apple (AAPL) supplier Foxconn's revenue points to strong iPhone sales, while Qualcomm (QCOM) faces antitrust in Korea and Pfizer (PFE) nears a deal with Allergan (AGN). More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Sunedison Inc (SUNE) and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Nov. 18, 2015, 9:14 am EST – General Electric's (GE) volume spikes on Synchrony (SYF) exit, hedge funds abandon Sunedison (SUNE) and Walmart (WMT) reports a solid Q3. More 

Salesforce Earnings: 2 Bullish Trades for CRM Stock

Nov. 17, 2015, 11:00 am EST – Expectations are high for Salesforce earnings, but CRM stock still has room to run. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX),, Inc. (AMZN) and Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Nov. 17, 2015, 8:45 am EST – Netflix (NFLX) calls are popular on 2016 earnings projections, (AMZN) audio book deal is scrutinized and Microsoft (MSFT) is about to go ex-dividend. More 

Target Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for Target Stock (TGT)

Nov. 16, 2015, 10:47 am EST – Options traders are pricing in a potential post-earnings move of about 6.4% for Target stock, with the bearish sentiment dominating November/December put-call ratio. Here's what you do. More