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

WYNN: 2 Trades to Bet Ahead of Wynn Resorts Earnings

Feb. 2, 2015, 9:08 am EST – Analysts expect Wynn Resorts to continue to struggle with declining Macau revenue, but lowered expectations may play in WYNN stock's favor. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), and Citigroup Inc. (C)

Feb. 2, 2015, 7:38 am EST – What the latest options data means to investors thinking about Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) and Citigroup Inc (C). More 

CMG: 2 Spicy Earnings Trades for Chipotle Stock

Jan. 30, 2015, 11:03 am EST – Chipotle stock could be headed higher on strong earnings even as the shares trade at record highs. Here are two ways you can trade CMG stock before Tuesday's earnings report. More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Amazon (AMZN), Qualcomm (QCOM) and McDonald’s (MCD)

Jan. 30, 2015, 6:29 am EST – What heavy action in the options pits says about, Inc. (AMZN), Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) and McDonald’s Corporation (MCD). More 

XOM: 2 Trades for Oil-Slicked Exxon Stock Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 29, 2015, 10:24 am EST – Plunging oil prices are expected to wreak havoc on XOM stock as investors brace for next week's earnings report. Here are two options trades to get ahead of the curve. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Alibaba (BABA), Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB)

Jan. 29, 2015, 7:41 am EST – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Facebook Inc. (FB) are all seeing top-10 options activity. More 

AMZN: 2 Trades for Amazon Stock Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 28, 2015, 10:23 am EST – Wall Street experts don't seem to know what to expect from AMZN's earnings report this week. Here's two options for trading Amazon stock before Thursday afternoon. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Ford Motor Company (F), Transocean LTD (RIG) and AT&T Inc. (T)

Jan. 28, 2015, 7:38 am EST – Transocean LTD (RIG) and AT&T Inc. (T) were the most popular among put traders, while Ford Motor Company (:F) led the way for call activity. More 

FB: 2 Ways to Trade Facebook Stock Ahead of Earnings

Jan. 27, 2015, 10:33 am EST – Facebook stock traders will be looking for strong revenue daily active user growth to make up for growing acquisition costs More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Facebook Inc (FB) and Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

Jan. 27, 2015, 8:32 am EST – What options contracts are saying about Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Facebook Inc. (FB) and Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) More