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 Ways to Trade the First Alibaba Earnings Report

Oct. 31, 2014, 9:23 am EDT – Alibaba earnings are coming up soon, and a big breakout would be a coup for the bulls. Here are two bullish trade ideas on BABA stock. More 

Herbalife: How to Trade Messy, Volatile HLF Stock

Oct. 30, 2014, 9:27 am EDT – Pyramid accusations, foreign currency ... there's plenty for the bears to feast on in HLF stock. Here's one way to trade before earnings. More 

2 GoPro Stock Trades to Make Before Earnings (GPRO)

Oct. 29, 2014, 9:38 am EDT – GoPro stock seems destined to jump one way or the other following earnings. Here's a bearish bet on GPRO, as well as one that focuses on volatility. More 

Will the Bears Overtake MGM Resorts International?

Oct. 28, 2014, 9:07 am EDT – The headwinds facing the casino industry could show up in MGM Resorts International's earnings report Thursday. Here's how to trade MGM stock with the bears. More 

FB: How to Trade Facebook Stock With the Bulls Ahead of Earnings

Oct. 27, 2014, 8:43 am EDT – Options are pricing in a big potential move in Facebook stock ahead of its Q3 earnings report. Here's one trade for FB optimists. More 

TWTR: Jump in Front of Twitter Stock Before Earnings

Oct. 24, 2014, 9:08 am EDT – How should you play Twitter stock ahead of next week's TWTR earnings report? We like call spreads. More 

Amgen Stock – 2 Ways to Play AMGN

Oct. 23, 2014, 8:26 am EDT – With the bulls more or less on the side of Amgen stock ahead of earnings, check out this pair of trades on AMGN. More 

2 Amazon Stock Trades to Make Before Earnings

Oct. 22, 2014, 9:32 am EDT – Amazon stock is oversold, and earnings expectations are in the basement, boding well for bullish trades on AMZN. More 

Take a Bullish Chance on GM Stock

Oct. 21, 2014, 9:29 am EDT – General Motors earnings are on deck, and while Wall Street doesn't seem to expect much, GM stock still has a few bullish catalysts to consider. More 

Earnings Preview: 2 Ways to Trade Yahoo Stock (YHOO)

Oct. 20, 2014, 9:45 am EDT – Wall Street has a very fuzzy picture of Yahoo stock ahead of the company's upcoming earnings report. Approach YHOO with care. More