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

Groupon Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for GRPN Stock

Aug. 5, 2015, 1:27 pm EDT – Beaten-down Groupon (GRPN) could be poised for a rebound following Friday's Q2 earnings report. Here are two trade ideas to make before Groupon announces. More 

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Aug. 5, 2015, 8:55 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) losses mount on technical breach, Netflix (NFLX) earns a “buy” initiation and Pfizer's (PFE) buyout of Hospira (HSP) is approved. More 

Tesla Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for TSLA Stock

Aug. 4, 2015, 9:46 am EDT – It's all about deliveries and guidance as Tesla stock prepares to spring following second-quarter earnings. Here are two trades in TSLA to prepare. More 

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Twitter Inc (TWTR), Walt Disney Co (DIS) and Markwest Energy Partners LP (MWE)

Aug. 4, 2015, 8:50 am EDT – Twitter (TWTR) is still spooked by slow user growth, Walt Disney (DIS) puts are active ahead of earnings, Markwest (MWE) goes ex-div ahead of earnings. More 

FSLR Stock: A Pair of Trade Ideas for First Solar Earnings

Aug. 3, 2015, 10:19 am EDT – First Solar earnings come out Tuesday, and with plenty of lingering bearish sentiment on FSLR stock to unwind, a contrarian play has a great deal of potential. More 

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB) and Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Aug. 3, 2015, 8:36 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) is started with a “buy” at Nomura, Facebook (FB) is flooded with price-target increases and Netflix (NFLX) options traders regroup after profit taking. More 

MGM Resorts International Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for MGM Stock

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:18 am EDT – MGM Resorts International (MGM) soars on reports of potential Mirage sale, but earnings loom large next week More 

Friday’s Vital Data: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), United States Steel Corporation (X) and LinkedIn Corp (LNKD)

Jul. 31, 2015, 8:29 am EDT – Netflix (NFLX) traders cheer Italy, Marvel expansion; U.S. Steel (X) is upgraded at JPMorgan; and LinkedIn (LNKD) traders split ahead of earnings. More 

Sprint Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for Sprint Stock

Jul. 30, 2015, 10:42 am EDT – Sprint is facing a wall of worry as it prepares to release its second-quarter earnings report. Here's what S stock needs to advance. More 

Thursday’s Vital Data: Facebook Inc (FB), Pfizer Inc. (PFE) and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Jul. 30, 2015, 8:43 am EDT – Earnings season marches on with results from Facebook (FB), Pfizer (PFE) and Gilead Sciences (GILD) driving heavy options volume. More