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

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU), Pfizer Inc. (PFE) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX)

May. 3, 2016, 8:44 am EDT – Baidu (BIDU) put options pile on Chinese investigation, Pfizer (PFE) calls slip ahead of earnings and Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) dives on investor commentary. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and, Inc. (AMZN)

May. 2, 2016, 9:31 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) options bet on buyback, Facebook (FB) pushes into all-time-high territory and (AMZN) call volume fades on technical resistance. More 

2 Bullish Bets for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

Apr. 29, 2016, 9:55 am EDT – Alibaba stock is pulling back from oversold territory, setting the shares up for a post-earnings run. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL),, Inc. (AMZN) and Ford Motor Company (F)

Apr. 29, 2016, 8:37 am EDT – Ichan ditches Apple (AAPL), Amazon (AMZN) options swell ahead of earnings and Ford (F) call options shift gears on first-quarter results. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Facebook Inc (FB), AT&T Inc. (T) and Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Apr. 28, 2016, 8:09 am EDT – Facebook (FB) call options run ahead of earnings, AT&T (T) limps higher on slowing wireless growth and Netflix (NFLX) faces a key technical test. More 

Western Digital Corp: Hop Aboard for a Ride on This Struggling Bull (WDC)

Apr. 27, 2016, 11:38 am EDT – WDC stock has been beaten down, but unless Western Digital earnings and guidance hit expectations, investors can expect more of the same. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and Twitter Inc (TWTR)

Apr. 27, 2016, 8:38 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) hammered for weak earnings, Facebook (FB) options surge ahead of earnings and Twitter (TWTR) rallies despite abysmal report. More 

Facebook Inc: 2 FB Stock Trades to Share

Apr. 26, 2016, 9:37 am EDT – Guidance is key for Facebook stock, as the company looks to extend social media dominance into the VR marketplace with the Oculus Rift. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Bank of America Corp (BAC) and Office Depot Inc (ODP)

Apr. 26, 2016, 8:44 am EDT – Resistance looms for Bank of America (BAC), while Apple (AAPL) and Office Depot (ODP) option volume ramps up ahead of earnings. More 

Apple Inc.: 2 Ways to Trade AAPL Stock Right Now

Apr. 25, 2016, 9:31 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) stock is headed toward oversold territory heading into earnings, creating opportunity for bullish traders. More