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

Thursday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) and Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA)

Apr. 23, 2015, 9:57 am EDT – A look at what's causing red-hot options activity in Apple Inc. (AAPL), McDonald's Corporation (MCD) and Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA). More 

AAPL Earnings Preview: 2 Ways to Trade Apple Stock

Apr. 23, 2015, 9:55 am EDT – Apple's sales numbers for its iPhone will be heavily studied when AAPL reports earnings this week. Here are two ways to trade the stock before Apple earnings. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), CSX Corporation (CSX) and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Apr. 22, 2015, 8:37 am EDT – What investors need to know about top 10 options activity in Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), CSX Corporation (CSX), and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD). More 

FB Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for Running With the Bulls

Apr. 21, 2015, 10:00 am EDT – Analysts expect mobile and video revenue to drive a first-quarter earnings beat for FB stock, with Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger and Oculus to drive long-term gains. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Facebook Inc (FB)

Apr. 21, 2015, 8:37 am EDT – Options trading is brisk as Verizon (VZ) earnings miss the mark, Microsoft (MSFT) goes Android, and Facebook (FB) traders pile into calls ahead of earnings. More 

2 Trades for YHOO Stock Ahead of Earnings

Apr. 20, 2015, 10:33 am EDT – As Yahoo! readies its first-quarter earnings report, Wall Street awaits details on future revenue and the Alibaba stock spin-off. More 

Fifth Third Earnings: 2 Ways to Trade FITB Stock

Apr. 20, 2015, 9:36 am EDT – Fifth Third looks to ride the bullish earnings wave in the financial sector, but guidance could be a sticking point for FITB stock. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), General Electric Company (GE) and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

Apr. 20, 2015, 8:31 am EDT – What investors should know about heavy options pits activity from Apple Inc. (AAPL), General Electric Company (GE), and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA). More 

IBM Preview: 2 Trades for IBM Stock Ahead of Earnings

Apr. 16, 2015, 10:31 am EDT – IBM stock faces a wall of pessimism ahead of earnings, but the company has little to offer Wall Street to change the bears' mind. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI) and Bank of America Corp (BAC)

Apr. 16, 2015, 8:39 am EDT – What we're learning from top-10 options activity in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI) and Bank of America Corp (BAC). More