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

Lennar Corporation: 2 Ways to Trade LEN Stock Before Earnings

Mar. 17, 2015, 10:56 am EDT – Lennar Corporation looks to extend its 12-quarter earnings winning streak amid an end to the Federal Reserve's quantitative easing and a rough winter. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP)

Mar. 17, 2015, 8:24 am EDT – We look at the fast-paced options activity in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP). More 

ORCL: 2 Trades for Oracle Stock Ahead of Earnings

Mar. 16, 2015, 10:24 am EDT – Wall Street expects modest growth from Oracle's third-quarter earnings, but short sellers are betting against an ORCL stock rally. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Oracle Corporation (ORCL) and General Electric Company (GE)

Mar. 16, 2015, 8:59 am EDT – What you should know about boffo options activity from Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) and General Electric Company (GE). More 

2 Trades for Volatile Plug Power Inc. Earnings

Mar. 12, 2015, 10:09 am EDT – Plug Power faces a mixed bag as it heads into next week's fourth-quarter earnings report. Here are two trades for PLUG stock. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Intel Corporation (INTC), Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) and Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP)

Mar. 12, 2015, 8:38 am EDT – Among the top 10 most active stocks in the options pits? Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP), Intel Corporation (INTC) and Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM). Let's look at the significance of the action in each one. More 

ARO Stock: 2 Trades for Aeropostale’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings

Mar. 11, 2015, 11:24 am EDT – ARO stock has surged during the past month on strong fourth-quarter guidance; now it's time to see if Aeropostale can deliver. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Bank of America Corp (BAC), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Intel Corporation (INTC)

Mar. 11, 2015, 8:32 am EDT – A look at what investors should know about heavy options activity from Bank of America Corp (BAC), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), and Intel Corporation (INTC). More 

El Pollo Loco: The Long and Short of Trading LOCO Stock Ahead of Earnings

Mar. 10, 2015, 9:56 am EDT – El Pollo Loco has a chance to put growth concerns to rest with Thursday's fourth-quarter earnings report. Here are two trades for LOCO stock. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)

Mar. 10, 2015, 8:37 am EDT – What traders should know today about top-10 options activity in Apple Inc. (AAPL), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY). More