Investment Analysts


Turkey Travel & Airline Plays   Tue, 22 Nov '11 | 5:46 PM ET
Turkey Travel & Airline Plays

Airline plays ahead of the busiest travel day of the year, with Ray Neidl, Maxim Group senior airline analyst.

Fed Launches New Bank Stress Tests   Tue, 22 Nov '11 | 5:00 PM ET
Fed Launches New Bank Stress Tests

The Fast Money traders discussing the Fed's new stress tests and its impact on banks, with Fred Cannon, KBW analyst.

Picking Carcass of MF Global   Mon, 21 Nov '11 | 5:24 PM ET
Picking Carcass of MF Global

Betting on MF Global is highly risky, says Greg Zuckerman, WSJ sr. writer.

No Fire for Amazon's Stock   Thu, 17 Nov '11 | 5:11 PM ET
No Fire for Amazon's Stock

Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray analyst, discusses the lackluster performance in Amazon stock and whether its smartphone will be able to compete with Apple. Also, the Fast Money traders weigh in on Hewlett-Packard's new board member, Ralph Whitworth.

DLTR Earnings & WMT Battle   Wed, 16 Nov '11 | 5:53 PM ET
DLTR Earnings & WMT Battle

Which is the better trade: DLTR, or WMT? Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets, and the Fast Money traders with the retail play.

Abercrombie Implosion   Wed, 16 Nov '11 | 12:11 PM ET
Abercrombie Implosion

Abercrombie shares are down nearly 15%, making it the worst performance on the S&P 500, with Richard Jaffe, Stifel Nicolaus.

Wall Street Post-Crisis   Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 5:42 PM ET
Wall Street Post-Crisis

Discussing whether life on Wall Street has changed since the financial crisis and how to trade the banking sector, with Mike Mayo, CLSA banking analyst, and the Fast Money traders.

Wal-Mart Disappoints & Target Preview   Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 5:31 PM ET
Wal-Mart Disappoints & Target Preview

A break down of Wal-Mart's earnings miss, and a look ahead at Target's release on Tuesday, with Deborah Weinswig, Citi Investment Research retail analyst.

13-F Reports & Planet Plays   Mon, 14 Nov '11 | 5:42 PM ET
13-F Reports & Planet Plays

An update on 13-F filings and how to play the latest moves by the biggest investors, with the Fast Money traders. Also, solar plays are getting hit, and Gordon Johnson, Axiom Capital analyst warns investors to stay away from some of them, even if the stocks seem cheap.

Google's Bite at Apple   Mon, 14 Nov '11 | 2:23 PM ET
Google's Bite at Apple

Google will be unveiling its long awaited plan to try and take on Apple in the music business this week, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

Big Week for Retail Earnings   Mon, 14 Nov '11 | 1:31 PM ET
Big Week for Retail Earnings

Insight on retail earnings, including JC Penney and Lowe's, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan, and David Strasser, Janney Montgonery Scott analyst.

Hard Times for Hard Drives?   Fri, 11 Nov '11 | 3:15 PM ET
Hard Times for Hard Drives?

Heavy flooding in Thailand is forcing many factories to close production of hard drives. So is it time to get out of hard-drive makers? Jayson Noland, Robert W. Baird, and Grady Burkett, Morningstar, discuss.

Are There Cracks in the Apple Story?   Thu, 10 Nov '11 | 5:00 PM ET
Are There Cracks in the Apple Story?

Discussing whether current weakness in Apple's stock is a buying opportunity, with Tavis McCourt, Morgan Keegan senior analyst. Also, the after hours action on Disney, with the Fast Money traders.

Buying Opportunity in Siemens?   Wed, 9 Nov '11 | 5:49 PM ET
Buying Opportunity in Siemens?

An update on MF Global, with Melissa Lee, and discussing where investors can find value in multinational companies, amid Euro fears, with Daniel Holland, Morningstar analyst.

Apple Shipment Fears Grow   Wed, 9 Nov '11 | 12:45 PM ET
Apple Shipment Fears Grow

Apple shares are down nearly 2% on concerns about demand for the new iPhone. DigiTimes says Apple is telling part suppliers to delay some of their shipments until the early part of next year. What should investors make of this? Peter Misek, Jefferies analyst.

Video Game Stocks a Holiday Score?   Tue, 8 Nov '11 | 3:15 PM ET
Video Game Stocks a Holiday Score?

A check on game stocks and what investors should watch from earnings results, with Evan Wilson, Pacific Crest Securities; Billy Pidgeon, M2 Research, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the latest on the possible biggest game of the year.

Is Now the Time to Buy Groupon?   Mon, 7 Nov '11 | 5:26 PM ET
Is Now the Time to Buy Groupon?

Discussing whether investors should buy Groupon, and the low barriers to entry , with Frederick Moran, Benchmark Company analyst. Also, a look at a buy rating on Priceline.com, and an options strategy on Groupon, with Fast Money trader, Scott Nation.

Best Buy Bets on Mobile   Mon, 7 Nov '11 | 1:55 PM ET
Best Buy Bets on Mobile

Best Buy is shaking things up today, acquiring its British partner's stake of their US mobile phone joint venture for $1.3 billion, with Chris Horvers, J.P. Morgan, and John Carney, CNBC.com.

What's Behind Home Depot Upgrade?   Mon, 7 Nov '11 | 12:48 PM ET
What's Behind Home Depot Upgrade?

Scott Ciccarelli, RBC Capital Markets, explains why he he is raising Home Depot's price target to $42 from $38.

Groupon: Deal or No Deal?   Fri, 4 Nov '11 | 12:05 PM ET
Groupon: Deal or No Deal?

Is Groupon's stock already overpriced? Rick Summer, Morningstar senior equity analyst, says the stock is only worth eight dollars a share.

Groupon Prepares for IPO   Thu, 3 Nov '11 | 11:24 AM ET
Groupon Prepares for IPO

What can investors expect from Groupon's debut? Insight with Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst.

Whole Foods Reports Q4 Earnings   Wed, 2 Nov '11 | 5:15 PM ET
Whole Foods Reports Q4 Earnings

Karen Short, BMO Capital Markets, senior food retail analyst, provides analysis of the food retailer's Q4 earnings, with the Fast Money traders.

Apple to Give Back Money?   Wed, 2 Nov '11 | 5:05 PM ET
Apple to Give Back Money?

What should Apple do with its $81.6 billion in cash? Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company senior tech analyst, weighs in, and the Fast Money traders offer their thoughts on Apple and Qualcomm's earnings.

Bove on U.S. Banks   Tue, 1 Nov '11 | 7:39 PM ET
Bove on U.S. Banks

Banks are getting hammered with all the speculation on Europe's debt crisis. Is the contagion threat overdone? Richard Bove, Rochdale Securities, weighs in.

ExxonMobil Q3 Profits Pop   Thu, 27 Oct '11 | 10:28 AM ET
ExxonMobil Q3 Profits Pop

ExxonMobil Q3 earnings beats the Street. A breakdown of the oil giant's results with Allen Good, Morningstar, who says the company was hurt slightly by higher oil price environments.

Sprint Hangs Hope on iPhone   Wed, 26 Oct '11 | 5:55 PM ET
Sprint Hangs Hope on iPhone

Jonathan Chaplin, Credit Suisse analyst, provides perspective on Sprint's earnings, its access to credit markets, and its outlook for the fourth quarter.

Amazon Earnings Drops Stock   Tue, 25 Oct '11 | 5:00 PM ET
Amazon Earnings Drops Stock

The Fast Money traders weigh in on the play on Amazon's earnings, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial senior technology analyst, who has a sell rating on Amazon, and expects the company to continue its declining operating margins. Also, are techs in trouble or is it a buying opportunity, with Ron Insana, CNBC contributor, and IBM selects a new CEO, Virginia Rometty.

Retail Outlook for Holiday Sales   Mon, 24 Oct '11 | 5:39 PM ET
Retail Outlook for Holiday Sales

The Fast Money traders weigh in on hot retail plays, and Kimberly Greenberger, Morgan Stanley retail analyst, with an outook on holiday sales, and top stock picks.

How Likely is Google Takeover of Yahoo?   Mon, 24 Oct '11 | 12:35 PM ET
How Likely is Google Takeover of Yahoo?

Google is reportedly considering a bid for Yahoo, talking to a couple of PE firms about helping finance a deal, with Colin Gillis, sr. technology analyst at BGC Partners. He also weighs in on Apple stock.

Netflix on the Ropes?   Mon, 24 Oct '11 | 12:20 PM ET
Netflix on the Ropes?

Netflix is said to be adding 4.97 million subscribers in Q3. But why is there chatter that the company is on the ropes? Tony Wible, analyst at Janney Montgomery Scott, weighs in.