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

2 CAT Stock Earnings Trades for a Short-Term Bounce

Jan. 23, 2015, 10:47 am EST – CAT stock has been beaten down by plunging oil prices, but lowered expectations could work in traders' favor ahead of Caterpillar earnings More 

SBUX: Take 2 Shots at Starbucks Stock

Jan. 21, 2015, 9:00 am EST – Options traders and analysts bet bullish on Starbucks stock ahead of earnings, and you can too with the right trading strategy More 

How to Trade Struggling EBAY Stock Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 20, 2015, 8:28 am EST – Analysts and options traders are split on EBAY stock, but the path of least resistance appears to be lower ahead of eBay's fourth-quarter report. More 

2 Trades for NFLX Stock Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 16, 2015, 9:20 am EST – Fresh off a win at the Golden Globes, Netflix is looking to win over Wall Street with its fourth-quarter earnings report next week. More 

2 Earnings Trades for High-Flying DAL Stock

Jan. 15, 2015, 9:13 am EST – Expectations are rising for Delta's fourth-quarter earnings, and DAL stock could climb higher if the company meets expectations. More 

INTC: 2 Trades for Intel Stock Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 14, 2015, 9:40 am EST – Intel stock enjoyed an impressive run in 2014, and 2015 guidance could usher in another good year for INTC investors More 

2 Additional Trades on Blue-Chip Bank Stocks (BAC, C)

Jan. 13, 2015, 10:19 am EST – Blue-chip bank stocks BAC and C report earnings this week. Here's how to get in before Thursday's reports. More 

2 Trades on Blue-Chip Financials (JPM, WFC)

Jan. 12, 2015, 8:44 am EST – Financials have been hot, but can JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) maintain their poise after earnings? More 

FHA News May Affect Guidance for KB Home

Jan. 9, 2015, 9:51 am EST – New home sales are up and FHA guidelines are being relaxed. Here are two ways you can profit from option plays before KB Home's earnings report next week. More 

Ignore the AA Stock Bears and Trade Calls Ahead of Alcoa Earnings

Jan. 8, 2015, 9:31 am EST – Puts are popular as Alcoa looks for its fourth-consecutive earnings beat, but calls on AA stock may be more profitable. More