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

Trading Abercrombie Before Earnings? Protect Yourself (ANF)

Aug. 26, 2014, 9:06 am EDT – ANF stock is squarely in the shorts' sights ahead of Abercrombie earnings, which could mean a huge covering rally ... or rocky waters ahead More 

How to Trade BBY Ahead of Best Buy Earnings

Aug. 25, 2014, 9:09 am EDT – Despite headwinds for Best Buy at both the industry and company levels, a bullish play on BBY still could hit paydirt. More 

TGT – 2 Trading Ideas Ahead of Target Earnings

Aug. 18, 2014, 9:34 am EDT – The bears are the louder party ahead of Target earnings, but that does make for a high-risk, high-reward neutral trade on TGT stock. More 

Home Depot – Stock Up on HD Stock Spreads Before Earnings

Aug. 15, 2014, 8:26 am EDT – Wall Street is cautiously optimistic about Home Depot earnings, so this bull call spread on HD stock looks like the right approach. More 

2 Ways to Play SINA Stock Before Earnings

Aug. 13, 2014, 9:51 am EDT – With Wall Street seemingly undecided on how Sina stock will fare after earnings, traders could consider either of these two options plays. More 

CSCO – Make This Bullish Trade Before Cisco Earnings

Aug. 12, 2014, 9:17 am EDT – The options pits and technicals are hinting at a post-earnings rally for Cisco, making a bullish trade on CSCO stock look appealing. More 

The Bull’s Way to Trade CVS Stock Before Earnings

Aug. 1, 2014, 8:43 am EDT – CVS Caremark is walking into its earnings report looking oversold in the short-term. Play a potential pop in CVS stock with this options trade. More 

Say ‘No’ to GoPro Before Earnings (GPRO)

Jul. 31, 2014, 10:01 am EDT – GoPro enjoyed early momentum after its IPO, but GPRO stock looks susceptible to a post-earnings slump. Bears should jump on this options trade. More 

Tesla Earnings – Use Options to Run With the TSLA Stock Bulls

Jul. 31, 2014, 9:27 am EDT – Wall Street doesn't think much of Tesla's earnings prospects ahead of Thursday afternoon's report, but contrarians might like this TSLA stock trade. More 

HAL Stock — 2 Ways to Play Halliburton Earnings

Jul. 17, 2014, 11:24 am EDT – Halliburton announces earnings next week, so whether you're bullish or bearish, here are two different ways to trade HAL stock. More