Investment Analysts


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

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.

Cisco's Turnaround Boosts Earnings     Thu, 10 Nov '11 | 2:15 PM ET

Erik Suppiger, JMP Securities, discusses better than expected earnings for Cisco.

More Room to Run for Kirby?     Thu, 10 Nov '11 | 1:38 PM ET

Greg Lewis, Credit Suisse, discusses whether Kirby stock could move higher

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

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 Worries & Cisco Earnings Trade     Wed, 9 Nov '11 | 5:15 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on Apple supply chain problems; Jefferson County, Alabama files for municipal bankruptcy, and its impact on muni bonds, and an update on Green Mountain Coffee, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg. Also, a break down of Cisco's earnings, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial, senior technology analyst.

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

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.

Cisco Reports Earnings     Wed, 9 Nov '11 | 12:41 PM ET

Cisco will report earnings later today. Analysts are expecting a modest revenue gain, with Nikos Theodosopoulous, UBS analyst.

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

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.

U.S. Housing's Bottom Line     Tue, 8 Nov '11 | 2:53 PM ET

Insight on why he was right to upgrade Pulte Homes, with David Goldberg, UBS analyst, who says the new home market has bottomed.

Biotech Down Big     Tue, 8 Nov '11 | 2:35 PM ET

Analysis on why the biotech sector is seeing a down trend, with Raghuram Selvaraju, Morgan Joseph TriArtisan senior vice-president/senior biotechnology analyst.

Betting on the Casino Stocks     Tue, 8 Nov '11 | 9:43 AM ET

Discussing whether you should be betting on the gaming sector, with Robin Farley, UBS gaming analyst.

McDonald's Stock Sizzling     Tue, 8 Nov '11 | 9:14 AM ET

RJ Hottovy, Morningstar, discusses what's behind McDonald's upbeat stock.

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

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.

Dynegy Nears Bankruptcy     Mon, 7 Nov '11 | 5:20 PM ET

Discussing Dynegy's holding company filing for Chapter 11, and its impact on bondholders and shareholders, with Peter Thornton, KDP Investment Advisors.

What Starbucks Has Brewing Now     Mon, 7 Nov '11 | 2:55 PM ET

Why would Starbucks do business with a company that has cash issues? Howard Penney, Hedgeye Risk Management, provides perspective.

Pepsi vs. Kraft     Mon, 7 Nov '11 | 2:15 PM ET

Thomas Graves, S&P Capital IQ equity analyst, discusses whether Kraft could have its sights on a bigger target, such as Pepsi.

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

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

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

Strong Debut for Groupon IPO     Fri, 4 Nov '11 | 2:16 PM ET

Groupon had a strong debut on Friday, but is it worth your investment dollars? Nick Einhorn, Renaissance Capital analyst, weighs in.

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

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

Groupon IPO: A Bad Deal?     Thu, 3 Nov '11 | 2:43 PM ET

CNBC's Herb Greenberg weighs in on Groupon's pricing, and is it a deal-of the day? Rocky Agarwal, reDesign Mobile analyst, says its business model is flawed.

Retail Stocks: Get Selective     Thu, 3 Nov '11 | 12:35 PM ET

Charles Grom, Deutsche Bank senior retail equity analyst weighs in on retail stock picks.

Qualcomm Q4 Earnings Jump 22%     Thu, 3 Nov '11 | 12:07 PM ET

The Fast Money traders weigh in on the play on Qualcomm's strong earnings, and Craig Berger, FBR Capital Markets senior analyst, breaks down the chip maker's earnings and forecast.

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

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

Avon Under Fire     Wed, 2 Nov '11 | 5:40 PM ET

Are there management problems at Avon? Bill Schmitz, Deutsche Bank Securities senior research analyst, says investors should buy the stock, but not now, and the Fast Money traders weigh in with their thoughts on the beauty company.

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

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

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

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

How the Storm Impacted US Travel     Mon, 31 Oct '11 | 2:52 PM ET

This weekend's snowstorm in the northeast wreaked havoc on travelers, with Hunter Keay, Wolfe Trahan & Co. sr. airline analyst.

Talking Numbers: S&P Double Dip?     Fri, 28 Oct '11 | 4:49 PM ET

Discussing his perspective on patterns occuring in the market, with Walter Zimmermann, United-ICAP chief technical analyst.