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

NKE: A Pre-Earnings Trade on Nike Stock

Sep. 23, 2014, 8:56 am EST – Nike has a chance to inject a bit of fuel into its stalling rally via its Thursday earnings report. Consider this trade on Nike stock ahead of the announcement. More 

Bed Bath & Beyond Doesn’t Need Much to Pop After Earnings

Sep. 22, 2014, 8:59 am EST – Bed Bath & Beyond is the beneficiary of a low earnings bar. Make this trade before earnings to capitalize on a likely pop in BBBY. More 

ORCL – How to Trade Potential Weakness in Oracle Earnings

Sep. 17, 2014, 9:16 am EST – Adobe's technicals have put a cap on ORCL stock, and the options pits are projecting some bearishness, too. More 

Execute This Trade on Adobe Stock Before Earnings

Sep. 15, 2014, 8:28 am EST – Between analysts and the options pits, optimism on Adobe stock abounds. This bull call spread looks good ahead of tomorrow's report. More 

Straddle AAPL Stock Ahead of Its Big Event

Sep. 5, 2014, 9:04 am EST – Given this week’s turmoil and a major event looming early next week, AAPL’s implied volatility appears to be a bit on the low side More 

FuelCell Will Stall or Start Hot – Here’s How to Profit Either Way

Sep. 4, 2014, 9:26 am EST – Don't bother guessing whether Wall Street will love or hate FuelCell earnings. Just bank on a big move in FCEL stock. More 

3 Ways to Trade Toll Brothers Ahead of Earnings (TOL)

Aug. 28, 2014, 9:33 am EST – Toll Brothers usually doesn't mess around when it comes to earnings reports, so traders would be better off siding with TOL stock before its announcement. More 

Play BIG Stock’s Run at All-Time Highs

Aug. 27, 2014, 9:31 am EST – Judging from BIG stock’s sentiment backdrop and options activity, many investors are expecting another strong earnings performance from Big Lots. More 

Trading Abercrombie Before Earnings? Protect Yourself (ANF)

Aug. 26, 2014, 9:06 am EST – ANF stock is squarely in the shorts' sights ahead of Abercrombie earnings, which could mean a huge covering rally ... or rocky waters ahead More 

How to Trade BBY Ahead of Best Buy Earnings

Aug. 25, 2014, 9:09 am EST – Despite headwinds for Best Buy at both the industry and company levels, a bullish play on BBY still could hit paydirt. More