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

SWHC Stock Will Get Legs After Earnings

Dec. 3, 2014, 9:13 am EST – Smith & Wesson looks primed for a big post-earnings move ... and with this options trade on SWHC stock, you don't have to worry about the direction. More 

Dollar General: DG Stock Vulnerable to Earnings Sickness

Dec. 2, 2014, 9:15 am EST – Dollar General's overbought technicals, weak sales data and a hostile takeover are conspiring against DG stock ahead of earnings. More 

Ignore the Bears: Bet on ANF Stock Ahead of Abercrombie Earnings

Dec. 1, 2014, 9:29 am EST – High short interest in ANF stock coupled with technically oversold levels should power this contrarian play on Abercrombie & Fitch Co. More 

Deere: 2 Trades to Make as the Bears Descend on DE Stock

Nov. 25, 2014, 10:14 am EST – Apparently few people think much of Deere & Company heading into earnings. But for DE stock, that could be just the contrarian spark it needs. More 

YGE Stock: A Trade for the Brave

Nov. 24, 2014, 8:31 am EST – Guidance will be key in Yingli Green's upcoming earnings report, and could spark one heck of a rally in YGE stock. More 

Trina Solar: Take a Risky Shot on TSL Stock

Nov. 20, 2014, 9:19 am EST – Trina Solar appears headed to a big move following earnings, but the direction is up in the air. Guess in both directions with a straddle on TSL stock. More 

GameStop: 2 Ways to Play GME Stock

Nov. 19, 2014, 10:14 am EST – GameStop Corp. reports earnings soon, and GME stock has the potential for a big post-earnings move ... in either direction. More 

GMCR: 2 Trades for the Keurig Contrarian

Nov. 18, 2014, 9:21 am EST – Strong price action combined with a relatively low earnings hurdle and a pessimistic sentiment backdrop would suggest that GMCR stock is ripe for a potential contrarian play. More 

Trade Target Stock With the Bulls Ahead of Earnings (TGT)

Nov. 17, 2014, 9:39 am EST – Target stock is on the verge of being overbought, but still might have some gas in the tank. If so, this trade on TGT should pan out in December. More 

Home Depot: Handle HD Stock With Care Before Earnings

Nov. 14, 2014, 9:45 am EST – The Home Depot, Inc. doesn't have a ton of upside potential going into earnings, but any trades focusing on HD stock still should point north. More