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

Watch Sales Key to Apple Earnings: 2 Trades for AAPL Stock

Oct. 26, 2015, 11:14 am EST – Apple earnings expected to top Wall Street targets, but iPhone guidance and Apple Watch sales will be key for AAPL stock rally. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and, Inc. (AMZN)

Oct. 26, 2015, 9:11 am EST – Call traders pile into Apple (AAPL) ahead of earnings, while Microsoft (MSFT) and (AMZN) option bulls chase strong quarterly results. More 

Ford Motor Company Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for F Stock

Oct. 23, 2015, 12:05 pm EST – Despite a wealth of bearish sentiment on F stock, Wall Street is looking for a 96% spike in Ford earnings. How will this resolve? More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), American Express Company (AXP) and McDonald’s Corporation (MCD)

Oct. 23, 2015, 9:51 am EST – Calls pop on strong earnings from Microsoft (MSFT) and McDonald’s (MCD), while American Express (AXP) puts get popular on a quarterly miss. More 

Alphabet Inc Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for GOOG Stock

Oct. 21, 2015, 11:27 am EST – Alphabet Inc bulls are out in force ahead of Google earnings as GOOG stock stares down technical resistance. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) and Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW)

Oct. 21, 2015, 9:30 am EST – Tesla Motors (TSLA) is crushed by a Consumer Reports review, Micron (MU) is hit by a Redstone downgrade and Weight Watchers (WTW) soars on Oprah stake. More 

Flying High With Southwest Earnings: 2 Trades for LUV Stock

Oct. 20, 2015, 10:01 am EST – Southwest options traders pile into calls on LUV stock ahead of third-quarter earnings on Thursday. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

Oct. 20, 2015, 8:40 am EST – Apple (AAPL) CEO talks Apple Music subs, Microsoft (MSFT) calls surge ahead of earnings and IBM (IBM) options traders seek asylum in options. More 

YHOO Earnings Look: 2 Trades for Yahoo Stock

Oct. 19, 2015, 10:15 am EST – The Yahoo earnings whisper number forecasts third-quarter miss, but Yahoo stock bulls are still in play. More 

Monday’s Vital Data:, Inc. (AMZN), Twitter Inc (TWTR) and General Electric Company (GE)

Oct. 19, 2015, 9:01 am EST – Twitter (TWTR) gets a boost by a 4% Ballmer stake, General Electric (GE) extends its earnings rally, and Amazon (AMZN) calls pop ahead of earnings. More