Joseph Hargett
Joseph Hargett (RSS)
InvestorPlace Contributor

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.

Read complete bio
Recent Articles

Walmart Preview: 2 Trades for WMT Stock Before Earnings

May. 15, 2015, 10:55 am EDT – Wall Street has low expectations when Walmart reports earnings on Monday. Most traders are skeptical of WMT stock, and you should be, too. More 

Urban Outfitters Earnings: 2 Trades for URBN Stock

May. 15, 2015, 10:23 am EDT – Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN) faces a wall of worry heading into its first-quarter earnings report. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Facebook Inc (FB), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)

May. 15, 2015, 8:45 am EDT – Facebook (FB) sees positive analyst action, Alibaba (BABA) launches Alipay in Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) and Yahoo! (YHOO) draws M&A speculation. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) and CSX Corporation (CSX)

May. 14, 2015, 9:10 am EDT – Cisco Systems (CSCO) and J C Penney (JCP) calls were active ahead of earnings, while CSX Corporation (CSX) plunged as buyout hopes were derailed. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Transocean LTD (RIG)

May. 13, 2015, 8:21 am EDT – General Electric (GE) offers concessions in an Alstrom deal, the FTC supports Tesla (TSLA) in Michigan and Transocean (RIG) rises on crude prices. More 

Cisco Systems Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for CSCO Stock

May. 12, 2015, 10:12 am EDT – Wall Street grows bullish ahead of Cisco Systems (CSCO) earnings, but options traders are reluctant to follow suit. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

May. 12, 2015, 8:31 am EDT – Netflix (NFLX) was upgraded at BofA, BlackBerry (BBRY) spiked on rumors of an Apple (AAPL) buyout, and Cisco (CSCO) call options were active ahead of earnings. More 

GoDaddy Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for GDDY Stock

May. 11, 2015, 9:59 am EDT – GoDaddy earnings are attracting bullish analyst coverage, and that is a good thing for GDDY stock options traders. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), MannKind Corporation (MNKD) and Micron Technology, Inc (MU)

May. 11, 2015, 8:37 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) stock goes ex-dividend, MannKind (MNKD) plunges on lack of guidance and Micron (MU) gets a boost from Jefferies. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (BABA), Yelp Inc. (YELP) and Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

May. 8, 2015, 12:35 pm EDT – Alibaba Group (BABA) draws calls ahead of earnings, Yelp (YELP) explores a sale and Sirius XM traders prep for a shareholder meeting. More