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

Friday’s Vital Data: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Jan. 27, 2017, 9:28 am EST – Microsoft (MSFT) earnings take to the clouds, Starbucks (SBUX) lacks earnings buzz and Verizon (VZ) options holding out for Charter merger details. More 

2 Ways to Play Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Q4 Earnings

Jan. 26, 2017, 10:05 am EST – Tesla Motors (TSLA) reports earnings in early February, and options markets and analysts aren't conveying any optimism in TSLA stock. More 

How to Trade Biogen Inc (BIIB) Stock After Its Q4 Beat

Jan. 26, 2017, 9:35 am EST – With earnings and Tecfidera issues now in the rearview, Biogen (BIIB) can now set its sights on higher ground. Can BIIB stock hit $300? More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: eBay Inc (EBAY),, Inc. (AMZN) and Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

Jan. 26, 2017, 9:21 am EST – eBay (EBAY) surges on earnings, (AMZN) options gear up for a strong quarter and Rite Aid (RAD) silent on Walgreens (WBA) deal. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

Jan. 25, 2017, 9:09 am EST – Apple (AAPL) options falter on downgrade, Facebook (FB) preps for earnings and Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) surges on Trump but falls on earnings. More 

Ford Motor Company (F) Stock Eyes $13 Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 24, 2017, 11:25 am EST – F stock is set to shift gears following a volatile U.S. presidential election cycle, and low expectations could provide fuel for a post-earnings rally for Ford stock. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) and Intel Corporation (INTC)

Jan. 24, 2017, 9:47 am EST – Alibaba (BABA) call options surged ahead of earnings blowout, Qualcomm (QCOM) sinks on Apple (AAPL) lawsuit and Intel (INTC) calls rise ahead of earnings. More 

Bank of America Corp’s (BAC) Irrational Exuberance Will End

Jan. 23, 2017, 9:24 am EST – Bank of America (BAC) is in a bind, with the Trump administration and the Fed both uncertain. It's time to take profits on BAC stock. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

Jan. 23, 2017, 9:14 am EST – Apple (AAPL) options surge on iPad news, FTC balks at Rite Aid (RAD) buyout and IBM (IBM) rallies on strong earnings. More 

Trump, Earnings and the Trouble With AT&T Inc (T) Stock

Jan. 19, 2017, 10:10 am EST – AT&T reports earnings next week, but Trump has yet to weigh in again on the TWX deal. It takes just one tweet to bring T stock crashing down. More