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 Play SINA Stock Before Earnings

Aug. 13, 2014, 9:51 am EDT – With Wall Street seemingly undecided on how Sina stock will fare after earnings, traders could consider either of these two options plays. More 

CSCO – Make This Bullish Trade Before Cisco Earnings

Aug. 12, 2014, 9:17 am EDT – The options pits and technicals are hinting at a post-earnings rally for Cisco, making a bullish trade on CSCO stock look appealing. More 

The Bull’s Way to Trade CVS Stock Before Earnings

Aug. 1, 2014, 8:43 am EDT – CVS Caremark is walking into its earnings report looking oversold in the short-term. Play a potential pop in CVS stock with this options trade. More 

Say ‘No’ to GoPro Before Earnings (GPRO)

Jul. 31, 2014, 10:01 am EDT – GoPro enjoyed early momentum after its IPO, but GPRO stock looks susceptible to a post-earnings slump. Bears should jump on this options trade. More 

Tesla Earnings – Use Options to Run With the TSLA Stock Bulls

Jul. 31, 2014, 9:27 am EDT – Wall Street doesn't think much of Tesla's earnings prospects ahead of Thursday afternoon's report, but contrarians might like this TSLA stock trade. More 

HAL Stock — 2 Ways to Play Halliburton Earnings

Jul. 17, 2014, 11:24 am EDT – Halliburton announces earnings next week, so whether you're bullish or bearish, here are two different ways to trade HAL stock. More 

GE Stock – How to Trade Earnings This Week

Jul. 16, 2014, 9:21 am EDT – Looking to trade GE options ahead of earnings? Here's what you need to know. More 

GOOGL – 2 Bullish Plays Ahead of Google Earnings

Jul. 15, 2014, 9:03 am EDT – The crowd seems to love Google stock ahead of earnings; if you agree, these two options trades on GOOGL are a good way to play. More 

Trade Alcoa Options Bullishly Ahead of Earnings

Jul. 7, 2014, 8:51 am EDT – AA stock is in the midst of a roaring rebound, and the backdrop favors more positive motion after Alcoa's Tuesday earnings report. Consider this options trade ahead of the report. More 

Nike Stock Bulls Might Be Sweating Through Earnings

Jun. 25, 2014, 9:12 am EDT – Wild optimism in Nike stock ahead of Thursday's report actually points to a likely post-earnings dip. Consider this options trade on Nike stock to benefit. More