Investment Analysts


Alibaba Considers Takeover of Yahoo     Mon, 3 Oct '11 | 3:22 PM ET

CNBC's Jon Fortt; Youssef Squali, Jefferies, and Herman Leung, Susquehanna Financial Group, discuss what a possible takeover of Alibaba by Yahoo would mean for investors.

Trader at London Stock Exchange, England.

Undervalued stocks will represent opportunities for long-term investors in the final quarter of the year and are not necessarily an indication of a return to the stock market slides of 2008/2009, according to strategists and investors.

Gaming Stocks on a Losing Streak     Fri, 30 Sep '11 | 2:42 PM ET

Dennis Forst, KeyBanc gaming analyst, provides analysis on gaming stocks and whether the sector is tapped out.

Concerns over investment in Central and Eastern Europe have grown as a solution to the problem of sovereign debt in the peripheral euro zone has eluded policymakers and global growth has slowed.

Chips Under Pressure     Thu, 29 Sep '11 | 5:13 PM ET

Romit Shah, Nomura semis analyst, has the trade on Advanced Micro Devices.

Why Utilities Are Working     Thu, 29 Sep '11 | 1:40 PM ET

One of the top performing sectors these days is utilities, with Christopher Muir, Standard & Poor's senior analyst.

Ralph Lauren: Buy, Hold or Sell?     Wed, 28 Sep '11 | 1:40 PM ET

Ralph Lauren gained 60% for one-year, recently hitting an all-time high. But today, shares are down due to two downgrades by Citi and S&P. So is it time to buy or time to sell? Christine Chen, Needham & Company, discusses.

Volatility Is the New Normal: Pimco Wed, 28 Sep '11 | 6:27 AM ET

Equities are an "attractive" option for investors willing to be patient and prepared to invest for at least three years, Neel Kashkari, head of global investment equities at PIMCO told CNBC.

Bull Market Still Unlikely: Chief Strategist Tue, 27 Sep '11 | 6:08 AM ET

Sharp positive moves in stock markets are not necessarily a sign of strength and are unlikely to prompt a bull market in the current volatile environment, Christian Gattiker, chief strategist at Julius Baer, told CNBC Tuesday.

Chartology: Checking the Technicals     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 5:31 PM ET

Making a technical case for a bullish quarter end in the markets, with Jeff Weiss, Tejas Securities Group chief technical analyst.

The Tablet Trade     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 5:11 PM ET

Amazon is the first tablet competitor, other than Apple, to come in leading with content and services, says Sarah Rotman Epps, Forrester Research senior analyst, who weighs in on the tablet wars with the Fast Money traders.

Oilfield Services Turn the Tide     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 2:33 PM ET

Brian Uhlmer, sr. oilfield services analyst at Global Hunter Securities, discusses the direction of black gold, as commodities pullback.

Boeing's Dreamliner Come True     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 1:46 PM ET

Howard Rubel, Jefferies & Co., and CNBC's Phil Lebeau, discuss Boeing's new Dreamliner 787.

Are Commodities Dead or Alive?     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 1:15 PM ET

Bill O'Neill, Logic Advisors, and Jim Steel, HSBC chief commodities analyst, discuss the play in commodities now as the sector comes off its worst week in decades.

Will ECB Cut Rates?     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 12:51 PM ET

European banks are rallying on hopes for an expansion of the Euro Zone bailout program and possible ECB interest rate cut. Louise Cooper, markets analyst at BGC Partners, weighs in.

Brad Hintz Takes Down GS, MS     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 12:45 PM ET

Brad Hintz, an analyst at Bernstein Research, added pressure on banks, writing in a note Monday that the "US recovery has stalled and sovereign debt risk in Europe has roiled the global capital markets. This has depressed the revenue run rate of the broker-dealers and pushed the rebound beyond 2012."

Tablet Wars: Amazon vs. Apple     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 12:40 PM ET

Mark McKechnie, analyst at ThinkEquity LLC, discusses whether Amazon can take a bite out of Apple with its new tablet.

Boeing: Buy, Sell or Hold?     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 11:21 AM ET

Jason Gursky, Citi sr. aeorspace & defense analyst, discusses what impact Boeing's new Dreamliner jet will have on the company's bottomline and stock price.

Boeing Delivers First Dreamliner     Mon, 26 Sep '11 | 10:14 AM ET

As Boeing gets set to deliver its first Dreamliner 787 to Japan today, CNBC's Phil Lebeau offers insight on the total costs appropriated to R&D. Carter Copeland, Barclays Capital defense analyst, weighs in.

Pushing Up Profits in Retail Stocks     Fri, 23 Sep '11 | 2:24 PM ET

Some retail stocks are bucking the trend, posting healthy gains, and investors are finding these companies suit them perfectly, says Jennifer Davis, Lazard Capital Markets analyst.

Pulte a Home for Value?     Thu, 22 Sep '11 | 2:29 PM ET

Pulte Homes is down 52% over the past year, but is now an opportunity to buy the stock? David Goldberg, UBS analyst, just upgraded Pulte Homes to a buy with an $8 price target.

Diamond Foods: Still Time to Bite?     Thu, 22 Sep '11 | 1:28 PM ET

Despite a slight pullback along the markets move down today, shares of Diamond Foods is rising, with Tim Ramey, D.A. Davidson & Co. research analyst.

Who Can Run HP?     Wed, 21 Sep '11 | 4:33 PM ET

Ashok Kumar, Rodman & Renshaw analyst, assesses who is fit to run Hewlett-Packard on rumors that the company's current CEO Leo Apotheker could be ousted.

Moody's Downgrades BofA     Wed, 21 Sep '11 | 12:33 PM ET

Moody's cuts Bank of America's short term debt, with CNBC's Melissa Francis, and HP may replace its CEO, Leo Apotheker. CNBC's Jon Fort and Peter Misek, Jefferies tech analyst weigh in.

Oracle Beats the Street     Tue, 20 Sep '11 | 5:08 PM ET

Brent Thill, UBS analyst, sheds insight on Oracle's earnings.

Netflix Primed for Takeover?     Tue, 20 Sep '11 | 11:50 AM ET

The movie-rental giant is reeling from its pricing restructure, losing almost half its value since July. Debating whether the company will become a takeover target, with Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest senior research analyst, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

Netflix Launches 'Qwickster'     Mon, 19 Sep '11 | 5:10 PM ET

Tony Wible, Janney Montgomery Scott analyst, discusses Netflix's current challenges.

Amazon's Time to Shine?     Mon, 19 Sep '11 | 2:40 PM ET

Jason Helfstein, Oppenheimer & Co. sr. analyst, discusses gains for Amazon stock.

Stocks Slump & Tyco Splits     Mon, 19 Sep '11 | 12:00 PM ET

Stocks slump on Euro fears, and insight on Tyco's plan to split into three separate companies, with Jeffrey Sprague, Citigroup diversified industrial analyst.

Banking stocks in Asia have been under selling pressure since the beginning of August on fears that the lenders’ funding positions will be hurt by European debt crisis. But John Wadle, head of regional banks research at Mirae Asset, believes the region’s banks are well positioned to weather the financial volatility.