Credit Upgrades

  • Call of the Day: Apple Upgrade to Strong Buy  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    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  Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 10:27 AM ET

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

  • Why Moody's Won't Downgrade Berkshire Hathaway Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 12:51 PM ET
    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  Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 10:16 AM ET

    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  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

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

  • Will Moody's Downgrade Venezuela Again?  Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    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?  Friday, 18 Jan 2013 | 2:52 PM ET

    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  Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 10:41 AM ET

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

  • Time to Buy RIM on Upgrade?  Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 10:10 AM ET

    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  Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    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'  Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    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  Tuesday, 17 Jan 2012 | 2:33 PM ET

    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  Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 1:51 PM ET

    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  Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011 | 5:39 PM ET

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

  • Amazon Trade & Cyber Monday  Monday, 28 Nov 2011 | 5:05 PM ET

    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.

  • Apple Price Target: $666?  Monday, 3 Oct 2011 | 5:35 PM ET

    Brian White, Ticonderoga Securities senior research analyst, has a 12 month price target on Apple of $666/share. He discusses the launch of the new iPhone 5. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Amazon's upgrade at Stifel Nicolaus.