Investment Analysts


Apple: Investors Going Sour?     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 4:30 PM ET

One week ago, Apple's market cap rose to $600 billion and now the stock has tumbled for five straight sessions. Colin Gillis, BGC Financial director of research; Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities analyst; and CNBC's Jon Fortt discuss investor concerns.

Time to Buy Tech Stocks?     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 3:41 PM ET

Intel and IBM are set to report earnings tomorrow and analysts are looking for clues about the direction of the tech industry. Bill Kreher, Edward Jones and Hans Mosesmann, Raymond Jones, share predictions of the economic data.

Diamond ETFs on the Way?     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 2:56 PM ET

Are diamonds going to lead the next hot class of ETFs? Tom Lydon, ETF Trends editor, and Oliver Chen, Citigroup accessory and luxury analyst, offer insight.

According to a survey by Ace Private Risk Services, nearly all the insurance agents and brokers surveyed said wealthy consumers were likely to be underinsured, explains CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

Kilburg: Take Profits on TLT     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 12:41 PM ET

The FMHR traders break down their top three trades of the day. Jeff Kilburg, Treasury Curve, also discusses why investors should take profits on TLT amid the recent Treasury bond rally.

Could growth in the home improvement industry outpace GDP in the future? Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst, explains why he's upgrading shares of Home Depot and Lowe's.

Is Tech Showing Signs of a Slowdown?     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 11:51 AM ET

Tech stocks are down today, snapping a 14-week winning streak. Is it a reason to worry or an opportunity to buy? Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, tech analyst, weighs in.

Retail War: Gap Bull vs. Gap Bear     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 10:40 AM ET

Debating whether the Gap's gains are sustainable and how to trade the stock, with Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott senior vice president and Laura Champine, Collins Stewart senior retail analyst.

Citigroup Profits Beat     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 10:07 AM ET

Discussing Citi's profit beat and the outlook on share price, with Anthony Polini, Raymond James.

Citi Q1 Earnings Breakdown     Mon, 16 Apr '12 | 8:20 AM ET

Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets banking analyst, drills down on Citigroup's Q1 results of $1.11 EPS ex-items vs. $1.00 est.

Death & Taxes     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 4:26 PM ET

Discussing the correlation between the rising death rate and tax policies, with Daniel Moore, CJS Securities managing director, and Scott Schneeberger, Oppenheimer senior analyst.

The Corn & Soybean Trade     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 2:36 PM ET

Are soybeans the single best commodity trade? Darin Newsom, Telvent DTN senior analyst, offers insight.

Homebuilder Earnings Trade     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 12:41 PM ET

The Fast Money Halftime Report traders explain why they like Chesapeake Energy, Gamestop and Coinstar. Meanwhile, Mike Widner, Stifel Nicolaus analyst, weighs in on homebuilders. And CNBC's Jane Wells reports on dairy farmers in California.

China: Hard or Soft Landing?     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 12:15 PM ET

China's GDP numbers were lower than what the market was expecting. Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, and Nicholas Consonery, Asia analyst at Eurasia Group, discuss whether China has bottomed.

Searching Google's Numbers     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 12:00 PM ET

Discussing how Google's earnings announcements could impact the stock and company, with Ben Schachter, Macquarie Securities internet analyst. Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets analyst and CNBC's Kate Kelly, also weigh in on JPMorgan earnings beating the Street.

Google Stuns Street with Stock Split     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 10:11 AM ET

Anthony DiClemente, analyst at Barclays, has an outperform rating on Google and a $700 price target. He offers analysis of the tech giant's announcement yesterday.

JPMorgan's Big Beat     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 10:00 AM ET

Michael Scanlon, Manulife Asset Management, and Todd Hagerman, Sterne Agee, discuss JPMorgan's better-than-expected earnings this quarter.

Soft Patch in China Persists     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 7:36 AM ET

China's economy grew at its slowest in nearly three years in the first three months of the year. Peter Navarro, "Death by China" author; John Rutledge, Rutledge Capital chairman; and Anne Mulcahy, former Xerox chairman & CEO, discuss what the data means for the global economy and markets.

JPMorgan Beats Street Expectations     Fri, 13 Apr '12 | 7:27 AM ET

Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill, offers insight on JPMorgan's better-than-expected first quarter.

Google's Q1 Earnings & Stock Split     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 5:00 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on Google's 2-for-1 stock split and its impact on shareholders. Also, breaking down the tech giant's Q1 numbers and click rate, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial senior technology analyst, and CNBC's Jon Fortt. And the Fast Money crew discusses after-hours action in Coinstar and how to play it.

Breaking down the details of Google's earnings announcement and the board's decision to approve a 2-for-1 stock split, with Herman Leung, Susquehanna Financial group analyst; David Garrity, GVA Research principal; and CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Jon Fortt.

Bullish Call on Google     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 3:41 PM ET

Spencer Wang, Credit Suisse analyst, discusses his bullish call and 'outperform' rating on Google, ahead of the company's earnings announcement.

Mobile Winners & Losers     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 2:53 PM ET

Shares of Nokia are plunging since the company lowered its Q1 earnings outlook, with Will Power, Robert W. Baird senior research analyst.

Manhattan Auto CEO: Sales Up     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 2:14 PM ET

Sharing perspective on whether stellar auto sales in March can continue, with Gary Flom, Manhattan Automobile president & CEO; Jessica Caldwell, Edmunds.com senior analyst; and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

Price Target Bumps: AAPL & QCOM     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 12:41 PM ET

How to trade China's GDP number, with Andy Busch, BMO Capital Markets. Credit Suisse increased its price target for Apple from $700 to $750 and Qualcomm from $70 to $80, with Kulbinder Garcha, Credit Suisse managing director.

Time for Coal to Rebound?     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 12:19 PM ET

Coal stocks are feeling pressure as power stations switch to cheaper natural gas. David Lipschitz, Metals & Mining analyst, weighs in on whether the worst could be over for coal stocks.

Google Earnings Tonight     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 12:00 PM ET

Google announces its Q1 earnings report tonight and many investors are hoping the company will rebound from last quarter's huge miss. Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, weighs in.

Sony's Turnaround Fight     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 10:27 AM ET

Insight on Sony's latest turnaround efforts, with CNBC's Jon Fortt and Daniel Ernst, analyst at Hudson Square.

Gearing Up for Google's Earnings     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 10:00 AM ET

Wall Street is anxiously awaiting Google's earnings report tonight after the bell, with Clayton Moran, The Benchmark Company senior internet analyst.

Pimco's Kashkari Talks Equities     Thu, 12 Apr '12 | 8:00 AM ET

Neel Kashkari, Pimco head of global equities, explains why he thinks corporate profits will be strong. He also shares his view on the markets and equities.