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

3 Financials to Trade Before Earnings (JPM, WFC, C)

Oct. 10, 2014, 10:10 am EDT – Big financials step up to the earnings plate soon, and we look at trades to make ahead of reports from JPMorgan (JPM), Citigroup (C) and Wells Fargo (WFC). More 

Get Bearish on Fastenal Stock Ahead of Earnings

Oct. 8, 2014, 8:59 am EDT – Bearish sentiment on an underperforming company is par for the course, and Fastenal stock has done little to inspire a shift in analyst opinions. More 

Make This Bull Trade on AA Stock Before Alcoa Earnings

Oct. 7, 2014, 8:36 am EDT – Traders looking to position themselves ahead of the Alcoa earnings report might want to consider this options play on AA stock. More 

The Bull’s Guide to Trading BlackBerry Stock Before Earnings

Sep. 24, 2014, 8:34 am EDT – If you're willing to take a little risk, call spreads on BlackBerry stock make for a suitable trade ahead of the BBRY earnings report. More 

NKE: A Pre-Earnings Trade on Nike Stock

Sep. 23, 2014, 8:56 am EDT – Nike has a chance to inject a bit of fuel into its stalling rally via its Thursday earnings report. Consider this trade on Nike stock ahead of the announcement. More 

Bed Bath & Beyond Doesn’t Need Much to Pop After Earnings

Sep. 22, 2014, 8:59 am EDT – Bed Bath & Beyond is the beneficiary of a low earnings bar. Make this trade before earnings to capitalize on a likely pop in BBBY. More 

ORCL – How to Trade Potential Weakness in Oracle Earnings

Sep. 17, 2014, 9:16 am EDT – Adobe's technicals have put a cap on ORCL stock, and the options pits are projecting some bearishness, too. More 

Execute This Trade on Adobe Stock Before Earnings

Sep. 15, 2014, 8:28 am EDT – Between analysts and the options pits, optimism on Adobe stock abounds. This bull call spread looks good ahead of tomorrow's report. More 

Straddle AAPL Stock Ahead of Its Big Event

Sep. 5, 2014, 9:04 am EDT – Given this week’s turmoil and a major event looming early next week, AAPL’s implied volatility appears to be a bit on the low side More 

FuelCell Will Stall or Start Hot – Here’s How to Profit Either Way

Sep. 4, 2014, 9:26 am EDT – Don't bother guessing whether Wall Street will love or hate FuelCell earnings. Just bank on a big move in FCEL stock. More