Your Questions About Media Stocks, Agilent...


Question #1

Sonali from New Hampshire asks with the summer approaching and blockbuster movies such as “Spiderman 3” and “Shrek 3” being released next month, should she be looking at media and entertainment stocks such as Viacom (VIA) or Sony (SNE) or other stocks in the sector?

Guy Adami says he loves VIA. However he recommends Sonali buy Marvell Entertainment (MVL) because he likes this media stock more.

Question #2

Bret from California moved his money over to Agilent (A) when it spun off from Hewlett Packard (HPQ). He’s gone through the ups and downs of this stock, and says he’s keeping it more for sentimental value. He wonders if Agilent is a solid long term investment?

Tim Strazzini says it’s a great stock with a 20% upside. He recommends Bret stick with it a little longer.

Question #3

Debbie from Indiana has a degree in agriculture and says she’s happy to see the growth in stocks such as Potash Corp (POT),The Mosaic Company (MOS), Monsanto (MON) and more. She wants to know, if she should unload fertilizer stocks in June, and what stocks might really pop if the weather is dry over the summer?

Eric Bolling says farmers need water to make their crops grow. He recommends Debbie buy Suez (SZE) and Veolia (VE) which he calls great plays. He adds don’t sell the fertilizer stocks.

Question #4

Hailey from New York asks with shares of Ralph Lauren (RL) touching a 52 week high recently, are high end specialty retailer a better buy than the lower end retailers such as the Gap (GPS) and J. Crew (JCG)?

Jeff Macke says yes. He recommends Hailey buy Tiffany (TIF), Coach (COH) and RL.


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Trader disclosure:
On APR 16, 2007, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders Strazzini Owns (POT), (TIN), (YHOO), (WY) Bolling Owns (NMX), Gold, Silver, (SZE), (VE) Najarian Owns (WM), (ETFC), (XLF), (EWBC)