Investment Analysts


Layoffs on Wall Street Pick Up     Wed, 7 Dec '11 | 12:15 PM ET

Citigroup is starting firmwide layoffs of 4500 workers, with Chris Kotowski, banking analyst at Oppenheimer, and the Fast Money traders.

Sterne Agee Ups Apple Outlook     Wed, 7 Dec '11 | 10:46 AM ET

Insight on why Sterne Agee is upping its outlook on Apple's Q4 results, with Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee senior technology analyst.

UBS makes calls on big box retailers such as Target, Costco, and Walmart. Insight with Robert Carroll, UBS retail analyst.

Netflix Stock Takes a Hit     Tue, 6 Dec '11 | 5:18 PM ET

Discussing whether Verizon's new streaming service is a real threat to Netflix, with Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities analyst.

Helen of Troy on Fire     Tue, 6 Dec '11 | 2:31 PM ET

Shares of HELE are up after the company announces plans to acquire P&G's Pur, with Jason Gere, RBC household products analyst.

Online Gambling Legal Soon?     Tue, 6 Dec '11 | 12:41 PM ET

Should you preparing for a game-changer in online gambling? Richard Branson, chairman of U.S. Digital Gaming, discusses what's next for the space, with the Fast Money team. Robin Farley, gaming analyst at UBS, also weighs in.

Entrepreneur Wagner on Yahoo     Tue, 6 Dec '11 | 12:00 PM ET

Todd Wagner, CEO of 2929 Entertainment, discusses the future of Yahoo. Wagner made his first billion with Mark Cuban by selling tech firm Broadcast.com to Yahoo for nearly $6 billion in 1999. Tony Wible, analyst at Janney Montgomery, also weighs in on Netflix.

Will Spectrum Sale Boost VZ?     Mon, 5 Dec '11 | 5:48 PM ET

The trade on companies buying and selling spectrum, and why Time Warner is a 'buy', with Marci Ryvicker, Wells Fargo analyst.

McDonald's Hits All Time High     Mon, 5 Dec '11 | 5:08 PM ET

McDonald's hits another all time high, so is it too late for investors to get in? Bryan Elliott, Raymond James senior restaurant analyst, has the trade.

Xbox 360 Gets Upgrade     Mon, 5 Dec '11 | 2:50 PM ET

Will Microsoft's Xbox upgrade give the stock a much needed boost? Ed Maguire, CLSA analyst, weighs in.

Cheers to Boston Beer!     Mon, 5 Dec '11 | 1:45 PM ET

Boston Beer (the Sam Adams brand) is up over 270% over the past three months, with Caroline Levy, CLSA U.S. Beverage & Household Products analyst.

McDonald's Keeps Momentum     Mon, 5 Dec '11 | 11:16 AM ET

Nicole Miller Reagan, Piper Jaffray, explains how McDonald's has managed to hold up upward momentum. Is the stock just getting warmed up?

Playing Tobacco Stocks     Mon, 5 Dec '11 | 10:15 AM ET

Tobacco stocks hit all-time highs, with Chris Growe, Stifel Nicolaus.

Barnes & Noble Shares Slammed     Thu, 1 Dec '11 | 5:13 PM ET

Barnes & Nobel stock getting slammed on Thursday, after reporting Q2 miss, posting a net loss of $6.6 million. David Strasser, Janney Capial Markets retail analyst, weighs in.

Deepanshu Bagchee on Asia-Pacific Thu, 1 Dec '11 | 2:33 PM ET

Housing slumps but stocks jump in China, a reversal for Japanese bond yields and deficit problems dog India.

Google Trading Above $600     Thu, 1 Dec '11 | 2:06 PM ET

Rick Summer, Morningstar analyst, explains why Google is headed north of $700 a share.

Capitalizing on Energy     Wed, 30 Nov '11 | 1:25 PM ET

Philip Weiss, sr. energy analyst, Argus Research, discusses companies he's watching and why he believes they're poised for gains.

Another Sell on Netflix     Wed, 30 Nov '11 | 12:42 PM ET

Netflix is missing out on the rally today, with Michael Pachter, Wedbush analyst.

Social Media & Facebook IPO     Tue, 29 Nov '11 | 5:23 PM ET

It's been no party for social media investors, with the Fast Money traders, and Lou Kerner, Liquidnet social media analyst, discusses Facebook's pending IPO and whether it's worth the $100 billion pricing.

Tiffany Earnings Preview     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 5:48 PM ET

A preview of the luxury retailer's numbers, with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. senior equity research analyst.

Amazon Trade & Cyber Monday     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 5:05 PM ET

Discussing the surge in Kindle sales on Black Friday and the trade on Amazon, with Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Corning.

Talking Numbers: Buy Retailers?     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 3:30 PM ET

Traders are watching specialty retailers Tiffany and Aeropostale ahead of earnings this week, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, and Randy Konik, Jefferies.

Retail & Your Portfolio     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 2:42 PM ET

David Abella, Rochdale Investment Management, discusses how the holiday shopping season impacts your portfolio.

Time to Bet on Wynn?     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 12:47 PM ET

Discussing whether it's time to bet on Wynn Resorts. Keybanc Capital Markets raised the company's rating to buy from hold. Dennis Forst, analyst at Keybanc, weighs in.

Is the Force with ERTS?     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 12:22 PM ET

With the holiday season in full swing, how will companies like Activision and Electronic Arts perform this quarter? Neil Doshi, analyst at Citi, weighs in.

Black Friday Gives Retailers a Boost     Mon, 28 Nov '11 | 12:11 PM ET

Record Black Friday sales are pushing Coach, Macy's and Amazon up by more than 6% Monday. Will this carry over into the rest of the holiday season? Kimberly Greenberger, analyst at Morgan Stanley, offers her perspective.

AT&T Ready to Hang Up Deal?     Fri, 25 Nov '11 | 10:39 AM ET

Reed Hundt, former FCC chairman, discusses FCC objections to the AT&T and T-Mobile deal. The two companies recently withdrew their intent to merge from the FCC. Craig Moffett, Sanford C. Bernstein, also weighs in.

Black Friday & Retail Plays     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 5:42 PM ET

Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group senior research analyst, provides Q4 hardline and discount retail plays, with the Fast Money traders.

Delivering Holiday Profits     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 5:25 PM ET

Arthur Hatfield, Morgan Keegan transportation analyst, provides the holiday outlook for UPS and FedEx, and the transport sector.

Street Fight Over Jefferies     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 5:20 PM ET

The Fast Money traders discuss Gimme Credit's 'buy' rating on Jefferies, versus Egan-Jones' downgrade, and the investment banking business model.