Investment Analysts


Consumers Don't Want BlackBerries     Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 2:55 PM ET

Only 5% of smartphone buyers are currently planning to purchase a BlackBerry. Will Power, Robert W. Baird, explains.

GM's Next Move     Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 2:37 PM ET

GM's European business is putting a big dent in its earnings results. Brian Johnson, Barclays sr. equity research analyst, discusses the automaker's next move.

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.

Bull Case for JC Penney     Thu, 16 Feb '12 | 12:22 PM ET

Liz Dunn, retail analyst at MacQuarie, explains why she has an "outperform" on JC Penney and a $47 price target. She also shares her view on Lululemon.

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.

What's the Play on Metal Miners?     Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 2:32 PM ET

John Bridges, JP Morgan senior analyst, provides analysis of the nearly 50% drop in metal miners.

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.

Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ, discusses his downdgrade of CRM, saying the company faces greater competitive challenges, and trades at nearly a 20% premium to its peers. Despite the downgrade, Salesforce shares are up 30% year-to-date.

Ann Duignan, JP Morgan analyst breaks down Deere's Q1earnings, and places a $100 price target on the company. The Fast Money crew weighs in on the trade.

Dell Downgrade: Time to Reboot?     Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 12:11 PM ET

Shaw Wu, Stern Agee defends his downgrade on Dell to "underperform" on limited upside potential, and overexposure in the PC market, explaining the company is "fundamentally challenged," with the Fast Money traders.

Kellogg's Plan to Buy Pringles     Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 10:45 AM ET

Insight on Kellogg's plans to snap up Pringles, with David Palmer, UBS senior restaurant/packaged food analyst.

Zynga Barely Beats Street     Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 10:09 AM ET

The online game-maker reports a Q4 net loss but tops Street expectations in its first ever quarterly report, with Mark May, Barclays Capital Equity Research internet analyst.

iPhone Novelty Wearing Off?     Wed, 15 Feb '12 | 10:05 AM ET

A new Gartner report reveals Apple's iPhone market share is slipping within the next few quarters as the initial 4S appeal slows down. Insight with Roberta Cozza, Gartner Research analyst.

BofA Whacked by Citi Downgrade     Tue, 14 Feb '12 | 1:05 PM ET

Citi cut its rating on Bank of America from "buy" to "neutral." Paul Miller, FBR head of financial institutions research, puts it in perspective.

Apple Hits Another All-Time High     Tue, 14 Feb '12 | 12:57 PM ET

Discussing whether Apple can maintain higher margins for longer than what's currently anticipated, with Peter Misek, sr. tech analyst at Jefferies.

Zynga Delivers First Earnings Ever     Tue, 14 Feb '12 | 12:45 PM ET

Zynga is set to post its first-ever earnings results; shares have risen 35% since its Decemeber IPO, with Ken Sena, analyst at Evercore.

Michael Kors Surges     Tue, 14 Feb '12 | 11:51 AM ET

A check on Michael Kors' shares as its Q3 profit and revenue beat Street estimates, with Jeff Klinefelter, Piper Jaffray Senior research analyst.

The Greek parliament’s approval of fresh austerity measures despite violent protests in Athens opened the door for a brighter disposition in markets and this could push stocks upwards, according to analysts.

Trading Nvidia Ahead of Earnings?     Mon, 13 Feb '12 | 12:40 PM ET

Craig Berger, FBR Capital Markets semiconductor analyst/managing director, shares his view on Nvidia ahead of the company's earnings.

The Sideways Play Mon, 13 Feb '12 | 10:58 AM ET

ETFs broadly covering bonds in the major taxable and tax-exempt asset classes, plus exposure to convertible bonds that feature some of the upside of stocks, are an investor’s best option to deal with uncertainty.

A Model Bull Portfolio Mon, 13 Feb '12 | 10:55 AM ET

Though diversity is important, seek an overweighting in corporate, municipal and emerging market bond funds.

The Bear Case Mon, 13 Feb '12 | 10:55 AM ET

It's only a matter of time before the central bank's easy-money policy affects inflation expectations and inflation itself, spooking investors.

A Model Bear Portfolio Mon, 13 Feb '12 | 10:54 AM ET

U.S. Treasuries should bear the brunt of rising interest rates, so think TIPS and ultra-short funds.

Apple's Rapid Rally to $500     Mon, 13 Feb '12 | 10:41 AM ET

Apple is hanging tough right under that key $500 mark. Scott Sutherland, analyst at Wedbush Securities, weighs in.

Dendreon: Too Far Too Fast?     Fri, 10 Feb '12 | 3:15 PM ET

Dendreon stock has been on a meteoric rise, with Douglas Dieter, Imperial Capital, and George Farmer, Canaccord Adams.

Google the Laggard?     Fri, 10 Feb '12 | 12:44 PM ET

Apple has been on fire with the stock nearing $500, but on the other hand, there is Google, with Gene Munster, analyst at Piper Jaffray.

Trading High Fliers     Fri, 10 Feb '12 | 12:00 PM ET

Tony Sacconaghi, Sanford Bernstein, sheds insight on Apple stock as it gets closer to $500.

Avis Zooms Ahead     Fri, 10 Feb '12 | 10:16 AM ET

Insight on why shares of Avis have been rallying, with Fred Lowrance, Avondale Partners.