Investing Investment Analysts

As uncertainty continues to grip the European markets, identifying surefire investment opportunities has become increasingly difficult, if not impossible. However, one analyst argues that high-end European real estate may be a viable option for today’s investors.

Is Groupon's CEO Getting the Boot?

Aaron Kessler, Raymond James analyst, weighs in on possible management changes at Groupon.

Select Junk Bonds Are Attractive: CIO

Jeff Peskind, founder and CIO of Phoneix Investment Adviser, suggests to CNBC that the final weeks leading to the fiscal cliff present a good buying opportunity for some of the smaller high-yield junk bonds.

Defense Contractors Stockpiling Cash

Some of the major players in the defense industry are hoarding cash amid fears of going over the fiscal cliff, which would mean major cuts to defense spending. Howard Rubel, Jefferies aerospace and defense analyst, and Patrick McCarthy, FBR Capital Markets senior defense analyst, offer insight.

Checking the Markets Now

Discussing how Greece's new debt deal and fiscal cliff fears are impacting the markets, with independent trader Kenny Polcari.

ConAgra Foods Buys Ralcorp

What to make of the deal between ConAgra Foods and Ralcorp, and its impact on the oil market, with Jeff Kilburg of Killir Kapital. "Brent crude is now the most traded commodity future in the world," he explains.

SAC to Hold Investor Call Wednesday

Steve Cohen's SAC hedge fund will hold an investor call on Wednesday, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.

Top Three Trades

The FMHR traders reveal their favorite three trades. They also discuss which company could be next to pay the special dividend.

Cyber Monday: Online Retail Winners

Is Deckers, the maker of Uggs, Target's next takeover target? The Fast Money traders, weigh in; and Thom Blischok, Booz & Co. chief retail analyst, discusses which retailers are making big moves in mobile and online this holiday season.

Talking Numbers: Can RIM Resurrect?

Shares of Research In Motion are higher after CIBC raised its rating on the stock today. Carter Worth, Oppenheimer, and Steve Cortes, Veracruz, discuss how to trade the Research In Motion now.

Cyber Monday: Winners & Losers

Will this cyber Monday be the biggest online shopping day of the year? Sucharita Mulpuru, Forrester Research eCommerce analyst; Ben Arnold, NPD; and Brad Thomas, KeyBanc Capital Markets offer analysis.

Analyze the Analysts!

Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital Management, takes a look at the latest analyst calls, including Sanford C. Bernstein upgrading Facebook from market perform to outperform.

Managing a Losing Trade

Discussing whether it's time to get short these five stocks, with Brad Lamensdorf, Ranger Equity Bear ETF.

Breaking News: Knight Capital

The current Knight Capital chief Tom Joyce's contract is up at the end of the year, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. Meanwhile Citi has initiated coverage of Apple, with Glen Yeung, Jim Suva & Walter Pritchard, of Citi's new Apple team.

Bullish Call Boosts RIM Shares

Kris Thompson, analyst at National Bank Financial and the man who made the bullish call on Research in Motion, says the stock could push as high as $20 following the release of Blackberry 10.

Black Friday Traffic At Malls

Early morning retail winners are Express, Victoria Secret, and American Eagle, reports Roxanne Meyer, UBS analyst.

Black Friday is Here, Let the Shopping Begin!

The "Squawk on the Street" news crew have the latest detail on the holiday shopping season, as bargain hunters head to the malls. And Jennifer Davis, Lazard Capital Markets, weighs in on Black Friday's winners and losers.

Are Consumers Ready to Spend?

A look at how Black Friday sales are tracking so far, with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. analyst.

Hitting the Mall in the Buckeye State

CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on consumer sentiment from a mall in Dayton, Ohio. Also, Richard Jaffe, Stifel Nicolaus analyst, provides a look at Black Friday's retail scorecard.

Be Wary of US Equities: CIO

Richard Cookson, global CIO at Citi Private Bank, explains to CNBC the current bubble-like nature of U.S. equities.

Trades to be Thankful For...

The FMHR traders discuss their favorite trades.

Will More Shopping Days Equal More Spending?

Tracking consumer spending habits, with Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray anayst.

Equities Will Bounce Back in 2013:  Pro

Bill O'Neill, CIO at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, informs CNBC that the U.S. will lead a surge toward self-sustaining growth in 2013, improving the outlook for equity investment.

Which Tablet Will Top Santa's List?

Tero Kuittinen, Alekstra analyst, and Sarah Rotman Forrester Research analyst, discuss whether Apple made the correct strategic choice by keeping their price point higher than the competition. "It's really about the apps," Rotman added.

HP Stock Is a Value Trap: Pro

Brian Marshall, IT hardware and data network analyst at ISI Group, tells CNBC that the discovered accounting improprieties within HP forced his investment research firm to downgrade HP's stock from a buy to a neutral.

Can Hewlett-Packard Catch Up?

Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company, discusses the play on HP, after its allegations of accounting misappropriations during the acquisition of Autonomy.

Buy on Best Buy's Earnings Miss?

David Strasser,Janney Capital Markets analyst, breaks down the big box retailer's Q3 numbers, and explains why he has a "buy" rating on the stock and $24 price target.

Health Care Costs Teetering on Fiscal Cliff

Carl McDonald, Citi health care analyst, discusses how the costs of health care will skyrocket if a "fiscal cliff" solution is not found.

Obama Calls Israel's PM & Egypt's President

NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports Israel's top security officials are going to be convening within the hour to discuss possible offers by Egyptian mediators; and Helima Croft, Barclays senior geopolitical analyst, discusses the potential threat to the oil market.

Middle East Tension & Currencies

As tensions in the Middle East intensify, what impact will rising oil prices have on the currency market? Todd Gordon, Aspen Trading, offers insight.