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Buy, Sell or Hold? RIM, BRCM & PAY

Discussing their "best ideas" for investors in technology and who will replace the role of top execs at Research in Motion, with Brian Madoff, Deutsche Bank research analyst and Zach Karabell.

Gap Up 40% This Year

Could Gap's new fashion trends be giving the stock a lift? A look at investors' recent interest in the company and a decision to upgrade the stock to a "buy" rating, with Adrienne Tennant, Janney Capital analyst.

Money In Motion: Short Euro Into the Weekend?

The market is anticipating Spain's 2012 budget, and whether fiscal consolidation will be enough. Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank, explains why she is shorting the euro ahead of the weekend.

Research in Motion Earnings Preview

A preview of what to expect as the BlackBerry maker gets ready to report its results after the bell, with Mark McKechnie, Wireless Equipment analyst.

Best Buy Earnings Breakdown

Best Buy beats on the top line but revenues fall short. Insight with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co., who says Best Buy plans to shut down 50 big box stores.

Insider Selling Bonanza & Google's New Price Target

The Fast Money traders weigh in on executives cashing in on restricted stock, and how to play Google's new $750 price target, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research internet analyst.

Bove: Press Persecuting Goldman Sachs?

Dick Bove, of Rochdale Securities, discusses the condition of the financials, and says he believes Goldman Sachs is being treated unfairly by the media since Greg Smith's editorial in The NY Times.

Bull/Bear Debate on Family Dollar

Discussing whether Family Dollar is a good discounter to add to your portfolio, with Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray and Meredith Adler, Barclay's.

Lowe's vs. Home Depot

Laura Champine, analyst at Canaccord Genuity compares several home improvement stocks like Lowe's and Home Depot.

Apple Goes to China: Risks & Rewards

A look at what the risks and reward are for Apple in China, with Brian Blair, Wedge Partners analyst, and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

Lennar Q1 Earnings Beat the Street

Discussing whether Lennar's earnings report is an encouraging sign of a recovery in the housing market, with Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets homebuilding/building products analyst.

Walgreen: Healthy Investment?

Walgreen is set to report earnings tomorrow. Andrew Wolf, BB&T Capital Markets, offers his view on the stock.

Lionsgate's 'Hunger Games' & 'Mad Men' Profits

As "The Hunger Games" made a massive opening of $155 million dollars, Monica DiCenso, J.P.Morgan media analyst discusses the company's plans to maintain its growth with more franchises.

Priceline: Buy, Sell or Hold?

A Piper Jaffray analyst sees potential for Priceline shares to hit $1000 over the next 24 months. Steven Cortes, Veracruz LLC, weighs in.

Seasonal Flows Strengthen Yen?

The British pound dipped after a report indicated lower confidence in the UK. George Davis, of RBC Capital Markets, explains why that's creating a buying opportunity in the Japanese yen.

RBC Analyst Ups Citi, JPMorgan

Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets bank analyst, raises estimates on Citigroup and JPMorgan.

BTU Earnings & Analyst Ups Citi, JPM

Insight on Peabody Energy's Q1 earnings results; the company cited recent storms and flooding in Queensland. Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets bank analyst, raises estimates on Citigroup and JPMorgan.

MCD Still in Good Hands: Analyst

Discussing why McDonald's has an overweight rating, even after its CEO plans to retire in June, with Jeffrey Bernstein, Barclays Capital senior restaurant analyst.

Darden Earnings Beat Estimates

A breakdown of the restaurant chain company's Q3 earnings results, with Mark Kalinowski, Janney Montgomery Scott restaurant analyst.

Roadblocks Ahead for Transports?

As gas prices continue to rise, will the transport sector navigate through these roadblocks without getting derailed? Insight with David Ross, Stifel, Nicolaus & Co. analyst.

Nike Earnings Breakdown

Nike's earnings per share beat Street estimates. Insight with Sam Poser, Sterne Agee, who says Nike is working its way through a lot of cost increases and clearing inventory out China and western Europe.

FedEx Delivers Strong Q3 Profit

Discussing the shipping company's Q3 results, including its revenue, which fell short of estimates, with Arthur Hatfield, Morgan Keegan transportation analyst.

Priceline Target $1000?

Priceline is up 50% year-to-date, but Michael Olson, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst, says there is much more room to run.

'Outperform' Rating on CNO Financial Group

CNO Financial Group was hit hard during the financial crisis, but the stock is up more than 2,000 percent over the past three years. The company is using cash to pay down debt and to buy back stock, says Randy Binner, FBR Capital senior analyst.

Fixing the Housing Market

Existing home sales for February are 8.8 percent higher than a year ago. Discussing the future of the housing market, with Glenn Yago, Milken Institute senior director and Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets homebuilding analyst.

Hot Start-Ups: Mobile Payment Industry

Is the booming mobile payment industry a threat to credit card companies? Denee Carrington, Forrester Research senior analyst, offers her view.

Time to Buy FedEx?

Insight on why Kevin Sterling, BB&T transportation analyst, has upped his price target on FedEx from $95 to $110 ahead of the shipping company's Q3 earnings release tomorrow.

Report: Tim Tebow Traded to NY Jets

CNBC's Darren Rovell says ESPN is reporting Tim Tebow will be traded to the New York Jets for a fourth-round draft pick.

Wild Times Ahead for Crude?

Oil supply shortages are raising concerns for investors and some are betting on $200 per barrel, says CNBC's Kate Kelly; and rising copper prices could be an opportunity to buy more shares of Freeport-McMoRan, says Richard Garchitorena, Credit Suisse.

Pier 1 Imports: $19 Price Target

Pier 1 Imports has a very large loyal customer base, says Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets specialty hardlines retailers analyst, whose company has a buy rating on the company.