Investment Analysts


Costco: Retail Champ?     Thu, 29 Mar '12 | 1:42 PM ET

Chris Horvers, JPMorgan retail-hardlines analyst, discusses why he likes Costco stock.

The market is anticipating Spain's 2012 budget, and whether fiscal consolidation will be enough. Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank, explains why she is shorting the euro ahead of the weekend.

Research in Motion Earnings Preview     Thu, 29 Mar '12 | 10:17 AM ET

A preview of what to expect as the BlackBerry maker gets ready to report its results after the bell, with Mark McKechnie, Wireless Equipment analyst.

Best Buy Earnings Breakdown     Thu, 29 Mar '12 | 8:18 AM ET

Best Buy beats on the top line but revenues fall short. Insight with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co., who says Best Buy plans to shut down 50 big box stores.

The Fast Money traders weigh in on executives cashing in on restricted stock, and how to play Google's new $750 price target, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research internet analyst.

Fast Money Final Market Check     Wed, 28 Mar '12 | 12:51 PM ET

Fast Money's Scott Wapner offers a roundup of major market action, including China, crude and more.

Bull Case for QCOM     Wed, 28 Mar '12 | 12:45 PM ET

Qualcomm price target is raised at Deutsche Bank. Brian Modoff, analyst at Deutsche Bank, offers insight.

Fast Money's Top Three Trades     Wed, 28 Mar '12 | 12:41 PM ET

The Fast Money traders offer their favorite three trades. Meanwhile, Apple is the top performing tech stock in 2012. The traders discuss, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.

Bove: Press Persecuting Goldman Sachs?     Wed, 28 Mar '12 | 12:12 PM ET

Dick Bove, of Rochdale Securities, discusses the condition of the financials, and says he believes Goldman Sachs is being treated unfairly by the media since Greg Smith's editorial in The NY Times.

Bull/Bear Debate on Family Dollar     Wed, 28 Mar '12 | 11:21 AM ET

Discussing whether Family Dollar is a good discounter to add to your portfolio, with Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray and Meredith Adler, Barclay's.

Trading Obamacare     Tue, 27 Mar '12 | 5:19 PM ET

A managed care play on Obamacare, with Ana Gupte, Sanford Bernstein senior analyst, and the Fast Money traders.

Lowe's vs. Home Depot     Tue, 27 Mar '12 | 1:40 PM ET

Laura Champine, analyst at Canaccord Genuity compares several home improvement stocks like Lowe's and Home Depot.

Apple Goes to China: Risks & Rewards     Tue, 27 Mar '12 | 1:30 PM ET

A look at what the risks and reward are for Apple in China, with Brian Blair, Wedge Partners analyst, and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

Fast Money's Top Three Trades     Tue, 27 Mar '12 | 12:41 PM ET

The Fast Money traders explain why they like Safeway, Apollo Group and KKR. Meanwhile, natural gas hits its lowest level since 2002.

Fast Money's Weiss Shorts U.S. Steel     Tue, 27 Mar '12 | 12:30 PM ET

Stephen Weiss, Fast Money contributor, explains why he shorted U.S. Steel on March 5. And Michael Widner, of Stifel Nicolaus, answers whether Lennar is the "best in breed" among homebuilders.

Thilo Wrede, Jefferies analyst, explains why he has a buy rating on McCormick, after the spice maker reported better than expected earnings.

Lennar Q1 Earnings Beat the Street     Tue, 27 Mar '12 | 10:03 AM ET

Discussing whether Lennar's earnings report is an encouraging sign of a recovery in the housing market, with Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets homebuilding/building products analyst.

Wi-Fi World: Who Wins?     Mon, 26 Mar '12 | 5:49 PM ET

Stacy Rasgon, Sanford C. Bernstein analyst, discusses which companies are best position to benefit from mobile devices.

Dollar Stores Enjoy Boom     Mon, 26 Mar '12 | 2:11 PM ET

Dollar stores should expect plenty of cash with long-term growth predicted through 2020, especially in California. Deborah Weinswig, Citigroup analyst, weighs in.

Walgreen: Healthy Investment?     Mon, 26 Mar '12 | 1:41 PM ET

Walgreen is set to report earnings tomorrow. Andrew Wolf, BB&T Capital Markets, offers his view on the stock.

Fast Money Final Trade     Mon, 26 Mar '12 | 12:51 PM ET

The Fast Money traders share their final trades for the middle of the day.

Nasdaq Hits Multi-Year Highs     Mon, 26 Mar '12 | 12:41 PM ET

The Nasdaq Composite Index is up 95% over the last three years. Mark Mahaney, analyst at Citigroup, discusses which internet stocks he likes now.

Next Generation Cholesterol Drugs     Mon, 26 Mar '12 | 11:37 AM ET

Discussing the early trial results of the next-generation cholesterol lowering drugs, with Tony Butler, Barclay's managing director/pharmaceuticals analyst.

As "The Hunger Games" made a massive opening of $155 million dollars, Monica DiCenso, J.P.Morgan media analyst discusses the company's plans to maintain its growth with more franchises.

Profits in Pets?     Fri, 23 Mar '12 | 2:40 PM ET

Sean McGowan, Needham & Company analyst, takes a look at who is profiting from pets.

Out of This World Stock: DTG     Fri, 23 Mar '12 | 2:30 PM ET

John Healy, Northcoast Research analyst, discusses Dollar Thrifty stock and what's behind its more than 7,400% rise.

Cloud Computing Market Booms     Fri, 23 Mar '12 | 1:30 PM ET

Daniel Ives, FBR Capital Markets, discusses the boom in cloud computing, and how you can make a profit.

Priceline: Buy, Sell or Hold?     Fri, 23 Mar '12 | 1:20 PM ET

A Piper Jaffray analyst sees potential for Priceline shares to hit $1000 over the next 24 months. Steven Cortes, Veracruz LLC, weighs in.

Seasonal Flows Strengthen Yen?     Fri, 23 Mar '12 | 12:51 PM ET

The British pound dipped after a report indicated lower confidence in the UK. George Davis, of RBC Capital Markets, explains why that's creating a buying opportunity in the Japanese yen.

RBC Analyst Ups Citi, JPMorgan     Fri, 23 Mar '12 | 12:44 PM ET

Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets bank analyst, raises estimates on Citigroup and JPMorgan.