Investment Analysts


Sprint Announces Hopes For iPhone     Fri, 7 Oct '11 | 10:19 AM ET

Sprint says the iPhone will be huge for the company's cash flow. Christopher King, Stifel Nicolaus analyst weighs in.

Time to Sell Chipotle? Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 6:18 PM ET

Cramer reevaluates the restaurant operator's stock.

Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank lead oil analyst with the play on oil refiner stocks, and the trade on metals, especially aluminum, which is cheap relative to other base metals, says Dan Dicker, Mercbloc president.

MasterCard Stock Surges     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 1:26 PM ET

MasterCard stock surging 40% this year despite broader market lows. Discussing whether there is time to swipe some shares in the company, with Greg Smith, Sterne Agee analyst.

What Do You Do With Apple Stock?     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 10:22 AM ET

Channing Smith, of the Capital Advisors Growth Fund, which owns 45,000 shares of Apple, shares his view on Apple stock following the passing of the company's former CEO Steve Jobs.

What's Next for Apple?     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 10:00 AM ET

As the tech world reels from the loss of Steve Jobs, many wonder what's next for Apple. Peter Misek, Jefferies senior tech analyst & managing director, weighs in.

Apple's Future After Steve Jobs     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 9:41 AM ET

5-star Apple analyst Mike Abramsky, RBC Capital Markets, weighs in on the passing of Steve Jobs and whether this difficult time will play out in any aspect of the business.

Jeff Immelt on Exports, Steve Jobs     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 7:38 AM ET

The only way to increase exports to China is to engage the Chinese, says Jeff Immelt, CEO and chairman of CEO. He also weighs in on the passing of Steve Jobs: "What Apple stands for is this unique combination between innovation and execution," he says. "They had all the creativity in the world, but at the same time, if you went into an Apple store, their execution was flawless" Dean Christine Poon, Ohio State University, offers insight as well.

Remembering Visionary Steve Jobs     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 7:00 AM ET

Mourners pay respect to Steve Jobs at Apple's headquarters in Cupertino, California, with CNBC's Jon Fortt. Brian White, Ticonderoga Securities, and Dan Ackerman, CNET.com sr. editor, also weigh in on Apple's future past a 5-year horizon.

Steve Jobs: Loss of a Tech Titan     Thu, 6 Oct '11 | 6:45 AM ET

The passing of Steve Jobs has sparked a outpouring of appreciation from people, with CNBC's Darren Rovell. Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray.

Retail Sales Numbers Preview     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 5:17 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on money rotating from bonds to stocks, and a retail preview of September's same-store sales numbers, with Deborah Weinswig, Citigroup retail analyst.

WOTS: Tech Take Over Talk     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 5:00 PM ET

Discussing possible suitors for Yahoo, with Kara Swisher, All Things Digital, and Ken Sena provides perspective on whether Microsoft, or Alibaba will make a deal with Yahoo. Also, Brent Thill, UBS analyst with a look at Microsoft's XBox 360 efforts.

Hotel Stocks: Time To Check-In?     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 3:39 PM ET

A new report from Smith Travel Research Global says hotel room rates are at pre-recession levels and rising. Discussing whether hotel stocks are disconnected from the fundamentals, and where to find investment opportunities, with David Loeb, Robert W. Baird senior research analyst.

The market is always too optimistic about firms under DOJ fraud investigation, says Sheryl Skolnick, CRT Capital healthcare analyst. Checking in on health care, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

Is Whole Foods the Apple of Grocers?     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 2:14 PM ET

Whole Foods shares are up 70% over the last year. Discussing the pattern of the company's loyal customers, with Marc Riddick, Williams Capital Research senior analyst.

Larry Ellison Speaks at Oracle World     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 11:58 AM ET

America's third richest man, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, is meeting with developers and customers to talk about the company and industry trends. CNBC's Jon Fortt has details. Joel Fishbein, Lazard Capital Markets, also weighs in on whether you should buy Oracle stock now.

Buy Beaten Up Oil Stocks Now?     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 11:41 AM ET

Crude oil is posting its biggest quarterly drop since the 2008 financial crisis and hitting a one-year low. So is now the time to buy up on oil stocks? Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James, and Phil Weiss, Argus Research, discuss.

Yum Brands Q3 Profit Rises 7%     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 10:44 AM ET

Yum Brands is trading higher this morning after reporting a 7% jump in its Q3 profit. R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar restaurant analyst, takes a look at opportunities in the restaurant sector.

Stifel's Google Downgrade     Wed, 5 Oct '11 | 10:30 AM ET

Jordan Rohan, Media Analyst, Stifel Nicolaus & Company, explains why he downgraded Google from a buy to hold.

How Do You Trade Apple Now?     Tue, 4 Oct '11 | 3:47 PM ET

Apple stock traded lower during its highly-anticipated event where its new iPhone 4S and iPod nano were announced. So how should investors trade Apple stock now? Bill Kreher, Edward Jones, and Alex Gauna, JMP Securities, weigh in.

Stephen Wilder, analyst at Capstone Investments, explains why he doesn't see AMR declaring bankruptcy anytime soon. "It's hard to make the case for any near-time bankruptcy," he says.

Apple's Growth Prospects on iPhone 5     Tue, 4 Oct '11 | 12:47 PM ET

Mike Abramsky, RBC Capital Markets, discusses the potential winners and losers on Apple's iPhone 5 announcement.

Euro Zone at 'Epicenter' of Market Fears: CIO Tue, 4 Oct '11 | 6:08 AM ET
A trader sits in front of a board displaying Germany's share index DAX at the stock exchange in Frankfurt/Munich, western Germany.

Debt problems within the euro zone remain at the "epicenter" of investor concerns, but worries over a slowdown in China and the sluggish US economy also both pose threats to already volatile markets in the fourth quarter, Lucy Macdonald, CIO and head of global equities at asset manager RCM told CNBC.

Is AMR Poised for Bankruptcy?     Mon, 3 Oct '11 | 5:17 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on the play on Netflix, and plunging shares of AMR stock triggered circuit breakers seven times on Monday, even as the company denies it is considering bankruptcy. Robert McAdoo, Avondale Partners airline anaylst, weighs in.

Alibaba Considers Takeover of Yahoo     Mon, 3 Oct '11 | 3:22 PM ET

CNBC's Jon Fortt; Youssef Squali, Jefferies, and Herman Leung, Susquehanna Financial Group, discuss what a possible takeover of Alibaba by Yahoo would mean for investors.

Trader at London Stock Exchange, England.

Undervalued stocks will represent opportunities for long-term investors in the final quarter of the year and are not necessarily an indication of a return to the stock market slides of 2008/2009, according to strategists and investors.

Gaming Stocks on a Losing Streak     Fri, 30 Sep '11 | 2:42 PM ET

Dennis Forst, KeyBanc gaming analyst, provides analysis on gaming stocks and whether the sector is tapped out.

Castle Square in Warsaw old town, 30th July 2010. (Photo by Luis Davilla/Cover/Getty Images)

Concerns over investment in Central and Eastern Europe have grown as a solution to the problem of sovereign debt in the peripheral euro zone has eluded policymakers and global growth has slowed.

Chips Under Pressure     Thu, 29 Sep '11 | 5:13 PM ET

Romit Shah, Nomura semis analyst, has the trade on Advanced Micro Devices.

Why Utilities Are Working     Thu, 29 Sep '11 | 1:40 PM ET

One of the top performing sectors these days is utilities, with Christopher Muir, Standard & Poor's senior analyst.