Investment Analysts


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.

FCC vs. AT&T     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 1:30 PM ET

AT&T's planned $39 billion merger with T-Mobile hits a roadblock. Insight and analysis, with Jeff Kagan, tech analyst.

Deere Bucks the Selloff     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 12:48 PM ET

Shares of Deere are up about 5% after the farm equipment maker's earnings came in well-ahead of expectations, with Adam Fleck, Morningstar analyst.

Amazon Kindle Fire Strategy Working?     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 12:43 PM ET

Amazon is taking on Apple with the new Kindle Fire. Will it eat into iPad ales for the holidays? The Kindle Fire at $199 is an attractive price point, says Colin Gillis, BGC Partners.

Fed Launches 2012 Banks Stress Test     Wed, 23 Nov '11 | 12:00 PM ET

Mike Mayo, banking analyst for CLSA, discusses how to trade U.S. financials on the bank stress tests.

Asian Borrowers on Guard Over European Crisis Tue, 22 Nov '11 | 7:12 PM ET

The European debt crisis, which has pummeled global markets and is taking a heavy toll on its banks, is threatening to spill over into the Asian banking sector as the region’s lenders calculate their own exposure to the crisis — direct or otherwise. The FT reports.

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

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

Apple iPhone 4S and iPad Outlook     Tue, 22 Nov '11 | 5:19 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on after hours action on Nuance Communications and how to trade it. Also, will Apple's iPad shipments be better than expected? Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company senior tech analyst, weighs in.

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

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

Pfizer vs. Pharma     Tue, 22 Nov '11 | 2:30 PM ET

Leonard Yaffe, StocDoc Partners, provides insight on why he is siding with Pfizer.

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

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

Hewlett-Packard Results Imminent     Mon, 21 Nov '11 | 4:16 PM ET

Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee, and Daniel Morgan, Synovus Securities, shed insight on HP earnings amid widespread flooding in Thailand.

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

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

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

Planet Plays: First Solar     Wed, 16 Nov '11 | 5:41 PM ET

Is First Solar going bankrupt? Sanjay Shrestha, Lazard Capital alternative energy analyst, says that is the most ridiculous comment he has ever heard, and makes a "buy" case for FSLR.

Dell Gets Downgraded     Wed, 16 Nov '11 | 12:41 PM ET

Dell reported mixed Q3 earnings yesterday. Shelby Seyrafi, FBN Securities, explains why he downgraded the stock today.

Unicredit to Lean on ECB?     Wed, 16 Nov '11 | 12:16 PM ET

Let's dig a little deeper on Unicredit and talk more about Italy, with Louise Cooper, BGC Partners.

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

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

Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, discusses LinkedIn's increases in secondary offerings, adding more supply but not demand.

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

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

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.

Dell's Q3 Earnings Mixed     Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 5:12 PM ET

A break down on Dell's Q3 numbers, with Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company senior tech analyst, and the Fast Money traders.

Dell Results Imminent     Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 4:00 PM ET

A preview of Dell earnings, with Ashok Kumar, Rodman & Renshaw; Brian Marshall, ISI Group; and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

Talking Numbers: Buy Abercrombie?     Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 3:23 PM ET

Discussing whether investors should buy up Abercrombie & Fitch ahead of earnings, with Dave Roveli, Canaccord Genuity, and Erika Maschmeyer, R.W. Baird retail analyst.

NBA Lockout Impact on Foot Locker     Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 2:55 PM ET

Sam Poser, Sterne Agee, discusses the NBA lockout's impact on the retail sector.

What is Marvell?     Tue, 15 Nov '11 | 2:44 PM ET

Craig Berger, FBR Capital Markets, discusses two interesting moves by David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital. First, the hedge fund dumped its entire stake in Pfizer, and secondly, it took a huge stake in mid-cap Marvell Technology.