Investment Analysts


Time to Bet Against Gaming Stocks?     Thu, 16 Jun '11 | 9:54 AM ET

A lot of investors are betting against smaller gaming companies, according to Will Duff Gordon, Data Explorers research director.

Are Target-Date Funds Really the Best Solution? Tue, 14 Jun '11 | 11:31 AM ET

Target-date and age-based funds, or TDFs, have become very popular over the last several years, especially in 401(k) and college 529 plans.  Although a TDF might be a good choice for some investors, in many cases, the “one size fits all approach” might not be appropriate.

Inside Herbalife's Weight Gains     Mon, 13 Jun '11 | 9:00 AM ET

Shares of weight-management and nutrition company Herbalife are up 18% in the last six weeks, with Tim Ramey, DA Davidson food analyst.

Top bank analyst and former Lehman CFO Brad Hintz reveals the financial firm he thinks is way too cheap. Is this stock on your radar?

Economy Gets Widespread Downgrade     Tue, 31 May '11 | 8:32 AM ET

If the US economy were a stock, it would be a big-time sell this morning after a widespread downgrade from Wall Street economists, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman. CNBC's Rick Santelli and Mario Gabelli, Gamco Investors, also weigh in.

Cramer's Calls on Hewlett-Packard, Dell Thu, 19 May '11 | 7:52 PM ET

The "Mad Money" host reveals which stock goes on the "Sell Block" while the other remains a "buy, buy, buy."

Halftime: Surprising Options Indicator Wed, 18 May '11 | 1:53 PM ET

The "Fast Money" traders forecast market direction with the put/call ratio.

From the options market, trader JJ Kinahan explains.

Raj Verdict: Reg FD Impact     Wed, 11 May '11 | 3:15 PM ET

Discussing the impact Rajaratnam's guilty verdict will have on hedge fund regulation and information flow from public companies, with Ron Geffner, Sadis & Goldberg; Brian Sozzi, Wall Street Strategies and CNBC's Bob Pisani

WSJ 2011     Tue, 10 May '11 | 9:52 AM ET

A look at how S&P received the "Best on the Street" honors from the Wall Street Journal, with Stephen Biggar, Standard & Poor's global director of equity research.

See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's "Squawk on the Street."

Halftime: Cisco May Be Grooming Exec for CEO Thu, 5 May '11 | 1:39 PM ET

With Cisco's stock lacking growth, some on Wall Street think CEO John Chambers needs to go. Is the company grooming an executive for the role?

The Dow Jones has tended to stay rather flat on the seven previous occasions when there have been royal weddings, Chris Zwermann’s, global strategist at Zwermann Financial, told CNBC Friday.

Ryder System CEO Gregory Swienton said his company's seeing more business signed, which he thinks is a positive reflection on the overall economy.

Common Investor Mistakes     Fri, 15 Apr '11 | 6:14 PM ET

It is entirely possible for the average person who's not a financier to beat the market. Cramer discusses some of the most common mistakes investors make.

When Not to Sell a High-Growth Name Thu, 14 Apr '11 | 9:27 PM ET

Cramer explains when it's never a good idea to abandon turbo-charged growth stocks.

Pops and Drops     Thu, 14 Apr '11 | 12:49 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on midday market movers.

Playing the Booming Social Media Space Wed, 13 Apr '11 | 6:20 PM ET

Cramer has just the stock for home gamers wanting in on this hot trade.

Trading American Tower     Wed, 13 Apr '11 | 12:54 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on where the stock is right now.

Under the Radar: iPhone 5 Play     Wed, 13 Apr '11 | 12:47 PM ET

Will the rapidly changing wireless landscape hurt broadcast tower providers? James Taiclet, American Tower CEO, gives his views.

Word on the Street Now     Wed, 13 Apr '11 | 12:36 PM ET

Dennis Gartman,The Gartman Letter along with the Fast Money traders weigh in on which trades you should be looking at.

Faber Report: American Consumer     Thu, 7 Apr '11 | 9:12 AM ET

March retail sales were not as bad as expected, says Brian Tunick, JPMorgan retail analyst, even though they were still 10 percent below the 2007 peak. He also provides his outlook for April. The big question, he says, is sourcing and rising commodity prices, with CNBC's David Faber.

This financial services stock saw shares climb to a three-year high while many option contracts changed hands, trader Pete Najarian said.

Topping the Tape: Crude     Thu, 31 Mar '11 | 12:32 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on which trades you should be watching now and take a look at the unusual activity in crude oil.

Jefferies analyst Peter Misek weighs in on how the natural disasters in Japan may affect Apple's production.

Market Pro: 3 Reasons the Euro Remains Strong Fri, 25 Mar '11 | 2:18 PM ET

Despite concerns about the European debt crisis, the euro remains strong. Rebecca Patterson of J. P. Morgan Private Bank explains why.

Charlie Sheen

Hot Topic shares jumped Friday after an analyst upgraded the stock on an expected boost from sales of Charlie Sheen T-shirts and other pop culture apparel.

Brick-and-mortar retailers can't compete with Internet stores that charge no sales tax, analyst David Strasser said. He thinks that should change.

The Federal Reserve has objected to BofA's plans to boost its dividend. In the wake of the news, the "Fast Money" traders reveal how they're playing financials.

Halftime: 4 Market Movers to Watch Tue, 22 Mar '11 | 1:30 PM ET

Why the "Fast Money" traders are monitoring these market moving stocks.