Investment Analysts


First Solar & the End of the Energy Surge  Tue, 28 Feb '12 | 5:30 PM ET

Gordon Johnson, Axiom Capital, discusses the problems at First Solar that led to its negative outlook. Also, Dennis Gartman weighs in on whether the surge in energy is over and how to trade it.

Ditch Apple Now?  Tue, 28 Feb '12 | 2:15 PM ET

Toni Sacconaghi, Sanford C. Bernstein, and Abhey Lamba, Mizuho Securities, discuss whether investors should get out of Apple stock now.

Costa Cruise Endures Another Negative Event  Tue, 28 Feb '12 | 11:20 AM ET

Discussing the second incident in the last two months for Carnival's Costa Line and how this will impact the stock and overall cruise industry, with Kevin Milota, JPMorgan.

Priceline Surges on Q4 Earnings Blowout  Tue, 28 Feb '12 | 11:00 AM ET

The online travel site exceeded Wall Street estimates. Insight with Michael Olson, Piper Jaffray: "This is a company that is growing more than 50% in the last ten quarters," he says.

Bove Says Banks Hurt by Negative Psychology  Tue, 28 Feb '12 | 10:30 AM ET

What has killed this industry over the last three years has been the negative psychology, says Richard Bove, Rochdale Securities, who has a "buy" rating on JPMorgan.

Analyst: $685 Price Target on Priceline  Mon, 27 Feb '12 | 5:03 PM ET

Revenue for Priceline.com's quarter came in at $991 million versus the consensus estimate of $967.91 million. Aaron Kessler, Raymond James, weighs in.

Priceline Ahead of Earnings  Mon, 27 Feb '12 | 12:08 PM ET

Mark Mahaney,Citigroup Investment Research U.S. internet analyst, discusses his outlook on Priceline, and defends his "buy" rating and how to trade the stock ahead of earnings, with the Fast Money traders. Also, a look at unusual activity in Transocean.

JCP Up 40% in Three Months  Fri, 24 Feb '12 | 12:51 PM ET

JC Penney reported a Q4 loss, but its shares are up 40% in the past three months, with Liz Dunn, analyst at Macquarie.

JCP Beats Wall Street Forecasts  Fri, 24 Feb '12 | 10:33 AM ET

JC Penney's Q4 operating profits beat the Street's forecasts, as CEO Ron Johnson moves forward with his strategy to remake the company. Jeff Klinefelter, analyst at Piper Jaffray, weighs in.

CRM & DECK; HPQ's Turnaround  Thu, 23 Feb '12 | 5:21 PM ET

The Fast Money crew have the trade on CRM's big earnings beat and DECK's lower guidance. Also, Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee technology analyst, discusses whether HP CEO Meg Whitman will be able to turnaround Hewlett-Packard.

$108 Oil: Who Benefits?  Thu, 23 Feb '12 | 5:00 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on oil surging to its highest level in more than nine months and how to trade it, with Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank energy analyst.

Vivus Soars After FDA Panel Approves  Thu, 23 Feb '12 | 12:00 PM ET

Vivus stock is soaring after an FDA panel gave the thumbs up to its diet drug, with the Fast Money team. Mike King, analyst at Rodman Renshaw, also weighs in.

Darden Delivers Strong Q3 Forecast  Thu, 23 Feb '12 | 10:41 AM ET

Darden Restaurants provides a bullish Q3 earnings view, even in the face of skyrocketing gasoline prices, with Matt DiFrisco, sr. restaurant analyst at Lazard Capital Markets.

Sears Posts Large 4Q Loss  Thu, 23 Feb '12 | 10:22 AM ET

Mary Ross Gilbert, retail analyst at Imperial Capital, explains why she has an underperform on Sears and a $6 price target.

Targets Hits its Bulls-Eye  Thu, 23 Feb '12 | 10:22 AM ET

The second largest U.S. discount retailer beat on both the top and bottom lines, while projecting full-year earnings that far exceeded the Street's estimates, with Colin McGranahan, analyst at Bernstein.

CS Joins $600 Apple Club  Wed, 22 Feb '12 | 12:25 PM ET

Credit Suisse is upping its price target of Apple to $600, joining a growing club of bullish analysts on the Street, with the Fast Money team.

Netflix's New Competition, Comcast  Wed, 22 Feb '12 | 11:40 AM ET

Insight on how Netflix's competition will change as NBC's parent company Comcast announces its new streaming service, with Amy Chozick, New York Times and Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital Markets.

Dell's Earnings Miss  Wed, 22 Feb '12 | 10:42 AM ET

A look at where Dell is headed from here, with Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee senior technology analyst.

TJX Higher Profits on Holiday Sales  Wed, 22 Feb '12 | 10:13 AM ET

Retailer TJX reports higher quarterly profit on strong holiday sales. Insight with Kimberly Greenberger, Morgan Stanley retail analyst.

Home Depot Builds Q4 Profit  Tue, 21 Feb '12 | 10:17 AM ET

A mild winter helped the home improvement chain beat the Street. Insight with Chris Horvers, J.P. Morgan retail-hardlines analyst.

Buy Retail Stocks?  Fri, 17 Feb '12 | 3:15 PM ET

Discussing whether investors should buy retail names ahead of their earnings next week, with Jon Fisher, Fifth Third Asset Management, and Michael Keara, Morningstar.

FSLR Gets a Pop  Fri, 17 Feb '12 | 12:48 PM ET

First Solar shares are up nearly 7% after the company received approval to build a solar firm. Aaron Chew, analyst at Maxim Group, weighs in.

Shares of Microsoft Hitting Highs  Fri, 17 Feb '12 | 11:40 AM ET

Microsoft is powering ahead of a number of new product launches including Windows 8, with Walter Pritchard, Citi director/software analyst.

Moody's Bank Review  Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 5:46 PM ET

What impact will a Moody's downgrade have on banks and capital markets? Brad Hintz, Sanford Bernstein research analyst, provides perspective

Nordstrom Q4 Earnings Trade  Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 5:19 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on the retail play, and Erika Maschmeyer, R.W. Baird retail analyst, breaks down the Q4 numbers on retailer, Nordstrom, and its outlook for 2012.

Bull Case for Apple Stock  Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 12:35 PM ET

Whitney Tilson, shares why he likes Apple now.

Neutral on LinkedIn Stock?  Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 12:31 PM ET

Mark Mahaney, analyst at Citigroup, has a "neutral" rating on LinkedIn and $90 price target.

Is it 'Over' for Netflix?  Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 12:15 PM ET

Michael Pacter, analyst at Webush Securities, explains why he thinks it's "over" for Netflix.

Media Stocks to Watch  Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 4:14 PM ET

Discussing the best plays in the media space, with Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital entertainment analyst, and David Bank, RBC Capital Markets analyst.

Time to Sell Home Builder Stocks?  Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 12:45 PM ET

Home building stocks are at 52 week highs. Has the sector hit bottom,and is it time to sell? Nishu Sood, Deutsche Bank analyst, provides perspective, with the Fast Money traders.