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

How to Trade YHOO, GOOG Stock Before Earnings

Apr. 14, 2014, 1:32 pm EDT – Internet giants Yahoo and Google head to the earnings confessional this week. Here are three options trades to make on YHOO & GOOG stock ahead of time. More 

3 Pre-Earnings Options Trades on INTC, SNDK

Apr. 11, 2014, 10:47 am EDT – Get out in front of the chipmakers' upcoming earnings reports with these trade ideas on SanDisk (SNDK) and Intel (INTC). More 

3 Financials, 3 Pre-Earnings Trades (JPM, WFC, C)

Apr. 9, 2014, 10:51 am EDT – America's big financials are slated to announce earnings in the next few days. Here's where to jump ahead of the reports. More 

Alcoa Earnings: Get Bullish on AA Stock Before Tuesday’s Report

Apr. 7, 2014, 9:42 am EDT – There's high potential for the Alcoa earnings report to include solid guidance on rising aluminum demand, which would unravel bears in AA stock. More 

MU Stock: Trade These Options Before Micron Earnings

Apr. 1, 2014, 1:24 pm EDT – Micron looks too strong to bet against ahead of its earnings report. Get bullish with this call spread trade on MU stock. More 

WAG Stock: 2 Trades to Make Before Walgreen Earnings

Mar. 20, 2014, 9:59 am EDT – Wall Street is telegraphing plenty of optimism ahead of the Walgreen earnings report. Here are two options trades to make on WAG stock ahead of time. More 

KBH, LEN Trades: Homebuilders Could Bounce in a Hurry

Mar. 18, 2014, 11:02 am EDT – Despite tough market conditions for homebuilders, good things could be in store for LEN and KBH, which report earnings this week. More 

2 Earnings Trades to Make on Adobe Stock

Mar. 17, 2014, 11:20 am EDT – Adobe's earnings are due out Tuesday evening, and right now, I like these two options trades -- one mildly optimistic, one outright bearish -- on Adobe stock. More 

ORCL Stock: A Trade for the Oracle Bulls

Mar. 14, 2014, 10:42 am EDT – News on the cloud front could determine whether Oracle earnings get cheers or jeers. Those leaning bullish on ORCL stock should consider this trade. More 

2 Pre-Earnings Options Trades on Solar Stocks: YGE, JASO

Mar. 13, 2014, 11:03 am EDT – Solar stocks Yingli Green Energy (YGE) and JA Solar (JASO) report earnings next week, and these options trades could help you profit off a pop in either. More