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

INTC Stock: 1 Bull and 1 Bear Trade Ahead of Intel Earnings

Apr. 10, 2015, 9:22 am EDT – Intel's earnings guidance will be key as traders prepare for the company's first-quarter conference call. Here are two options trades to consider before INTC announces earnings. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Zynga Inc (ZNGA) and Altera Corporation (ALTR)

Apr. 10, 2015, 8:31 am EDT – What investors and traders should know about the major options activity in General Electric Company (GE), Zynga Inc (ZNGA) and Altera Corporation (ALTR). More 

CSX Stock: 1 Bull, 1 Bear Trade Ahead of CSX Earnings

Apr. 9, 2015, 9:40 am EDT – Wall Street is expecting another in-line report for CSX Corp., but guidance will be key for stock and options traders. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), Alcoa Inc (AA) and Mylan NV (MYL)

Apr. 9, 2015, 9:04 am EDT – What you should know about heavy options activity from Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), Alcoa Inc (AA) and Mylan NV (MYL). More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: General Motors Company (GM), AT&T Inc. (T), and Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT)

Apr. 8, 2015, 8:33 am EDT – Dividend capture strategies are alive and well as we look at heavy options activity in General Motors Company (GM), AT&T Inc. (T) and Kraft Foods Group Inc (KRFT). More 

Alcoa Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for AA Stock Ahead of Earnings

Apr. 7, 2015, 10:03 am EDT – Earnings for AA stock will likely be much improved from last year, but the company set a high bar for this week's earnings that it appears unlikely to clear. Here are two trades you can make before the earnings report. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Apr. 7, 2015, 8:13 am EDT – A look inside at why we're seeing heavy options activity from Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ). More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Facebook Inc (FB), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) and Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)

Apr. 6, 2015, 8:05 am EDT – Kick off your trading day with important trading information for Facebook Inc (FB), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) and Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK). More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Bank of America Corp (BAC), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) and Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (PBR)

Apr. 2, 2015, 8:13 am EDT – Get the latest on why Bank of America Corp (BAC), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (PBR) and Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) registered heavy options activity. More 

Micron Earnings: 2 Bullish Trades for MU Stock

Apr. 1, 2015, 10:05 am EDT – Beaten-down MU stock has a chance at redemption if Micron earnings for the second quarter -- or guidance -- can reassure investors. More