Squawk on the Street


  • Fast Food Has Shown ‘Uncanny Improvement’: Analyst Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 12:27 PM ET

    Restaurant earnings results have been mixed so far this year, but one analyst told CNBC that he has seen an “uncanny improvement” in fast-food names across the board as many chains revamp their locations and menus.

  • Earnings trend continues: Most companies beat, but revenues are light. It happened again today with General Electric and Ingersoll Rand: Both beat on the bottom line, both are a bit light on the topline.

  • Will Morgan Stanley’s Downgrade Fallout Continue? Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 1:42 PM ET

    It’s been nearly a month since Moody’s lowered Morgan Stanley’s credit rating to three steps above junk, but one analyst questioned whether the downgrade would continue to weigh on the company’s stock.

  • Citibank

    Citigroup became the latest bank to report quarterly earnings that topped Wall Street’s expectations on Friday — a trend that one analyst expects to continue.

  • Don’t Try to Front-Run Bank Earnings: Pro Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 2:12 PM ET

    While hedge funds may be front-running earnings reports, it’s not a great idea for the retail investor — especially not when it comes to bank earnings, David Katz of Matrix Asset Advisors warned.

  • New York City skyline

    You might call it Davos on the Hudson. The second-annual CNBC-Institutional Investor investment conference features three U.S. Treasury secretaries, several billionaires and a veritable who's who of the investing world, from private equity firms to hedge funds to real estate.

  • Dow Soars 200, Snaps 6-Day Losing Streak Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 4:42 PM ET

    Friday the 13th turned out to be a lucky day for stocks, with the Dow and S&P 500 snapping a six-day losing streak, propelled by sharp gains in financials following JPMorgan's earnings report.

  • Amazon’s (Not So Smart) Smartphone? Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 4:22 PM ET

    Amazon is rumored to be testing a smartphone that could be released in early 2013. But does the online retailer stand a chance against Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android? One analyst says that an Amazon smartphone may not be the smartest move.

  • Target or Wal-Mart? Pro Picks Favorite Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 3:54 PM ET
    Target Store

    Days after Target announced a new partnership with high-end department store Neiman Marcus, the company hit fresh a 52-week high on Friday. Still, one analyst thinks it has more room to run.

  • Why Citi Has a $19 Price Target on Groupon Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 1:48 PM ET
    Groupon holiday gift card

    By most accounts, Groupon is a controversial stock in a volatile sector — and Mark Mahaney, Internet analyst for Citigroup, is fueling the fire with his double-your-money price target.

  • Apple Store

    Apple could soon control 90 percent of the tablet market if it succeeds in replicating its larger tablet market share in the smaller category, an analyst tells CNBC.

  • North Dakota Speeds All the Way to Fifth Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 8:19 AM ET

    The state, which tied for 13th in 2011, scored high in four categories: economy, workforce, business friendliness and quality of life.

  • Safe-Haven Stocks in Software: Nomura Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 4:38 PM ET

    Concerns about Europe and slowing IT spending in North America were central in Nomura’s decision to trim estimates for numerous software companies on Monday. One analyst said that while the sector is suffering, they may be safe haven for investors.

  • The U.S. economy created just 80,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate held steady at 8.2 percent, reflecting continued slow growth in the economy.

  • Apple Is Easily a $700 or $750 Stock: Strategist Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 3:59 PM ET
    Apple Store

    Despite several factors weighing on Apple’s stock price, one analyst forecast that the company’s upcoming release of a new iPhone would be a homerun for the company.

  • Although both Expedia and Priceline.com shares have surged this year, Europe presents a big question mark for travel stock analysts.

  • Analysts Debate Whether Wal-Mart Boom Will Continue Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Fifty years after Wal-Mart Stores opened its first retail location, its shares hit another all-time high. Despite this jump, two analysts disagreed whether the stock still had room to rise.

  • RIM Headquarters

    While Daniel Ernst, technology analyst for Hudson Square Research, argues that Research In Motion still holds value for potential buyers, though its sell-by date is fast approaching. 

  • With American banks enmeshed in a fight for survival, they now have to show what happens if they don't make it.

  • After Nike posted its first quarterly earnings miss in two years, one analyst has downgraded the company’s stock amid concerns of slowing orders for greater China.

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