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

ANF Stock – Trade With the Bears Ahead of Abercrombie Earnings

May. 27, 2014, 9:39 am EDT – Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) reports earnings Thursday, and the bears could rule the day. Consider this options trade on ANF stock. More 

Best Buy: 2 Ways to Play BBY Stock Ahead of Its Big Report

May. 20, 2014, 9:27 am EDT – Best Buy (BBY) has a pivotal earnings report coming up Thursday, so BBY stock could be ready to make a monster move. Here are two ways to play before earnings. More 

2 Trades to Make on TGT Stock This Week

May. 19, 2014, 9:42 am EDT – Will Target earnings for Q1 be the much-needed pivot point for TGT stock? Here's what Wall Street thinks, and how to trade Target before earnings. More 

Ride the Fence With This Cisco Stock Trade

May. 13, 2014, 10:42 am EDT – Cisco Systems (CSCO) reports earnings late Wednesday, and its short-term outlook is in the balance. Ride the fence with this Cisco stock trade. More 

Don’t Bet the Farm on Deere Stock … Just Trade Options

May. 12, 2014, 9:27 am EDT – We look at a conservatively optimistic trade to make on Deere & Company (DE) ahead of Wednesday's earnings report. More 

3 Blue-Chip Options Trades to Make Before Earnings

May. 6, 2014, 11:03 am EDT – We look at a few options trade ideas for Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA), Keurig Green Mountain Inc (NASDAQ:GMCR) and Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG). More 

Ride the Bull Into Ford Stock

Apr. 24, 2014, 10:16 am EDT – Analysts and traders are pretty optimistic about Ford's prospects heading into earnings. Here's one options trade on Ford stock to try before the report. More 

Options: 3 Big Blue Chips to Trade Before Earnings

Apr. 23, 2014, 12:46 pm EDT – Amazon (AMZN), Baidu (BIDU) and Pandora (P) enter the earnings confessional soon. Get out in front of these blue chips with this set of options trades. More 

NFLX Stock: 2 Options Trades for a Potentially Powerful Move

Apr. 17, 2014, 9:17 am EDT – Speculative investors are anticipating a rally in NFLX stock, and that could come after the Netflix earnings report. You can trade with 'em, or against 'em. More 

IBM Stock: 2 Options Trades Ahead of IBM Earnings

Apr. 15, 2014, 9:57 am EDT – Bears and bulls alike have legitimate arguments heading into the IBM earnings report. Here's why, and how to play each side of IBM stock with options. More