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

Nvidia Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for NVDA Stock

Nov. 4, 2015, 10:44 am EST – Strong Nvidia earnings could create a short-squeeze play for NVDA stock. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Facebook Inc (FB) and Intel Corporation (INTC)

Nov. 4, 2015, 9:18 am EST – Tesla Motors (TSLA) puts pop ahead of earnings, Intel (INTC) calls surge ahead of its ex-dividend date and Facebook (FB) implieds predict a 6% swing. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), General Electric Company (GE) and Facebook Inc (FB)

Nov. 3, 2015, 9:32 am EST – Calls falter on Apple (AAPL) after downgrade, General Electric (GE) puts pile on Alstrom deal, and Facebook (FB) calls popular ahead of earnings More 

MannKind Corporation Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for MNKD Stock

Nov. 2, 2015, 10:10 am EST – Ahead of MannKind earnings, investors are focusing on Afrezza sales, guidance and the drug pipeline for MNKD stock. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Twitter Inc (TWTR) and Starbucks Corp. (SBUX)

Oct. 30, 2015, 9:06 am EST – Calls flood Pfizer (PFE) on Allergan (AGN) merger. Twitter (TWTR) growth concerns won't fade. Starbucks (SBUX) traders indecisive. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Bank of America Corp (BAC), GoPro Inc (GPRO) and Facebook Inc (FB)

Oct. 29, 2015, 9:59 am EST – BofA (BAC) calls are popular on Fed news and price target hike, GoPro (GPRO) calls fall flat after earnings and Facebook (FB) eyes the Indian market. More 

SBUX Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for Starbucks Stock

Oct. 28, 2015, 9:58 am EST – Wall Street is expecting solid growth from SBUX earnings, but options traders are loading up on protection for Starbucks stock. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) and Twitter Inc (TWTR)

Oct. 28, 2015, 9:42 am EST – Apple (AAPL) calls are popular amid earnings, Rite Aid (RAD) arbitrage speculation spikes and Twitter (TWTR) volume jumps on earnings. More 

Go Big on GoPro Earnings: 2 Trades for GPRO Stock

Oct. 27, 2015, 10:57 am EST – Sentiment remains bearish on GPRO stock despite expectations for GoPro earnings to soar 142%. Here are two trade ideas heading into the report. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Ford Motor Company (F) and MannKind Corporation (MNKD)

Oct. 27, 2015, 9:02 am EST – Call volume spikes for Alibaba (BABA) and Ford Motor (F) ahead of earnings, while MannKind (MNKD) sees mixed options activity. More