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

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.: Negativity on the Shelf for WMT

May. 17, 2016, 9:24 am EDT – With new minimum wage rules around the country weighing on Walmart (WMT), your best bet may be a bear put spread. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Home Depot Inc (HD) and Chevron Corporation (CVX)

May. 17, 2016, 8:05 am EDT – Warren Buffett takes aim at Apple Inc. (AAPL), Home Depot Inc (HD) options surge ahead of its Street-beating earnings and Chevron Corporation (CVX) calls follow crude oil higher. More 

Cisco Systems, Inc.: It’s Boom or Bust for CSCO

May. 16, 2016, 9:09 am EDT – Expectations are low for Cisco earnings, but a breach of support at $26 could still mean trouble for CSCO stock. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Bank of America Corp (BAC) and Facebook Inc (FB)

May. 16, 2016, 8:41 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) and Bank of America (BAC) put options rise as support falters, while Facebook (FB) calls are down despite bullish analysis. More 

J. C. Penney Company Inc: 2 Trades to Play Bull or Bear (JCP)

May. 11, 2016, 10:29 am EDT – JCPenney is struggling to turn things around, but will earnings sink JCP stock or give investors a reason to hold on? More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Pfizer Inc. (PFE) and Walt Disney Co (DIS)

May. 11, 2016, 8:55 am EDT – Walt Disney (DIS) options to fall flat on earnings, Pfizer (PFE) calls surge on ex-dividend and Amazon.com (AMZN) speculation explodes after the stock gets a $1,000 price target. More 

NVIDIA Corporation Looks to PC Gamers for Post-Earnings NVDA Stock Rally

May. 10, 2016, 9:12 am EDT – Pessimism is evaporating on NVDA stock as Nvidia looks to capitalize on growing PC gaming to bolster earnings. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and Baxter International Inc (BAX)

May. 10, 2016, 8:54 am EDT – Baird has bearish words for Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB) options surge on resistance at $120 and Baxter International (BAX) scores bullish coverage. More 

Netflix, Inc.: Prepare for an Oversold NFLX Bounce

May. 9, 2016, 9:56 am EDT – Support is looming large for NFLX stock, and Netflix shares are ready for a short-term bounce that traders can capitalize on. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA)

May. 9, 2016, 8:46 am EDT – Earnings reports are driving heavy options activity for Tesla Motors (TSLA), JCPenney (JCP) and Teva Pharmaceuticals (TEVA). More