Credit Credit Upgrades

  • Trading Nation: Could rising yields hit stocks?

    The 10-year yield hit 2.5 percent today for the first time in more than 2 years. Could rising rates become a problem for stocks? With Craig Johnson, Piper Jaffray, and Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management.

  • Trading Nation: Dow 20,000 coming soon?

    Ari Wald, Oppenheimer, and Max Wolff, Fifty-five Capital, discuss how soon we could see the Dow hit 20,000, now that it's surpassed 19,000.

  • BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Sept 16- The forint jumped to its firmest levels since early March on Friday after a surprise upgrade in Hungary's credit rating from Standard& Poor's. Investors had expected the agency to keep Hungary's ratings unchanged in' junk' category at' BB+/ B' and some analysts projected a rise in the rating outlook to positive. This is the second upgrade to...

  • Call of the day: L Brands

    The FMHR traders discuss Stifel's upgrade of L Brands, with only Jim Lebenthal not ready to buy the stock.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Pressure on global corporate credit ratings is at the worst level since the financial crisis, Standard & Poor's has warned.

  • Call of the Day: Apple Upgrade to Strong Buy

    The Fast Money traders have the play on Disney, Tesla, and Best Buy. And Tavis McCourt defends his Apple upgrade and $600 price target.

  • Home Sweet Homebuilders

    Lennar's upgrade may present an attractive entry point in the home builder's space, says CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Warren Buffett called derivatives “financial weapons of mass destruction”

    Berkshire Hathaway owns 11 percent of the ratings agency. Will this keep it from getting downgraded by Moody's?

  • BGC Analyst Defends Apple Upgrade

    Colin Gillis, BGC analyst, discusses his contrarian call on Apple, explaining why he believes the stock's recent weakness may present a buying opportunity for investors.

  • Another Bullish Call on Best Buy

    The big box story got an upgrade to "outperform", with Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst.

  • Will Moody's Downgrade Venezuela Again?

    Aaron Freedman, Moody's, explains why the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will not have an immediate impact on the country's sovereign rating.

  • Can BlackBerry 10 Save RIMM?

    Peter Misek, Jefferies analyst, explains why he upgraded Research in Motion to a "buy" and put a $1950 price target on the stock.

  • Buy Banks on Dips, Accumulate Positions: Analyst

    Todd Hagerman, Sterne Agee analyst, explains why he upgraded Citi and JPMorgan from "neutral" to "buy."

  • Time to Buy RIM on Upgrade?

    Alex Gauna, JMP Securities senior research analyst, discusses his outlook on Research in Motion and why he upgraded the company to "market perform."

  • Trading Groupon's Comeback

    Groupon might be up 17% today, but there are a lot of skeptics on the stock, reports CNBC's Seema Mody. Aaron Kessler, Raymond James senior internet analyst, also offers insight on the trending stock; and the FMHR crew share their trades on Amazon after Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to "outperform."

  • Meredith Whitney Upgrades Citi to 'Hold'

    CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details of Meredith Whitney's upgrade on Citigroup from an "underperform" rating to a "hold", amid improved operating metrics.

  • Telsa Electrified, Older Cars on the Road

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Goldman Sachs upgrades Telsa shares to a "buy" rating and place a price target at $35 on the stock. Also, a look at a new study that shows older and older cars are on the road, despite increasing new car sales.

  • Simpsons Ending, News Corp Higher

    CNBC's David Faber and Julia Boorstin discuss the negativity surrounding Rupert Murdoch and whether there is an investment opportunity in News Corp's upgrade from RBC Capital Markets.

  • GE Gets an Upgrade

    Discussing General Electric's upgrade, with Steve Winoker, Sanford Bernstein, and the Fast Money traders.

  • Amazon Trade & Cyber Monday

    Discussing the surge in Kindle sales on Black Friday and the trade on Amazon, with Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Corning.