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

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Transocean LTD (RIG), Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) and Intel Corporation (INTC)

Feb. 25, 2015, 8:08 am EST – Transocean LTD (RIG), Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) and Intel Corporation (INTC) are showing rampant options activity. Here's why. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: AT&T Inc. (T), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

Feb. 24, 2015, 8:13 am EST – What data from the options pits says about AT&T Inc. (T), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA). More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Feb. 23, 2015, 8:21 am EST – A look at what investors can gleam from top-10 options activity in Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO). More 

FSLR: A Pair of Trades to Shine Light on First Solar Earnings

Feb. 20, 2015, 11:11 am EST – Will the Apple deal be enough to lift First Solar's earnings guidance, or will falling energy prices be too much to overcome? Here are two options plays. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: The Coca-Cola Co (KO), Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) and Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (BWP)

Feb. 20, 2015, 8:20 am EST – Top ten options activity from The Coca-Cola Co. (KO), Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT), and Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (BWP). More 

DISH: One Bull and One Bear Trade for DISH Network Earnings

Feb. 19, 2015, 9:28 am EST – DISH Network earnings have been disappointing lately, but with Sling TV and fresh wireless spectrum, guidance could prove interesting for DISH stock. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Williams Companies Inc. (WMB) and Molycorp Inc (MCP)

Feb. 19, 2015, 8:18 am EST – What to glean from top 10 options activity in General Electric Company (GE), Williams Companies Inc. (WMB) and Molycorp Inc (MCP). More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), Transocean LTD (RIG) and GoPro Inc (GPRO)

Feb. 18, 2015, 7:52 am EST – What investors can gleam from big options activity in Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), Transocean LTD (RIG) and GoPro Inc (GPRO). More 

PCLN: A Pair of Bullish Trades for Priceline Stock Ahead of Earnings

Feb. 17, 2015, 9:45 am EST – With the dollar up 14% against the euro, Priceline faces some stiff headwinds in international bookings when it reports earnings later this week. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (PBR)

Feb. 17, 2015, 7:38 am EST – We look into what heavy options activity means for Apple Inc. (AAPL), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (PBR). More