CNBC's 'Fast Money' Recap: Final Trade Segment

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Includes: AAPL, BTUUQ, FCX, QEP
by: David Alton Clark

Here are highlights of stocks discussed on CNBC’s Fast Money "Final Trade Segment" on July 19.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) - Dan Nathan of FGC Securities was bearish on the name and stated:

“Wait (for a pullback) to buy Apple”

Apple Inc. together with subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers, mobile communication and media devices, and portable digital music players, as well as sells related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications worldwide. The company is trading significantly below analysts' estimates. AAPL has a median price target of $450 by 48 brokers and a high target of $612. The last up/downgrade activity was on Mar 16, 2011, when JMP Securities downgraded the company from Market Outperform to Market Perform.

Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) - Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital LLC was bullish on the name and said:

“Peabody, all time high coal prices buy it.”

Peabody Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, mining, and production of coal. The company is trading below analysts' estimates. BTU has a median price target of $75.50 by 20 brokers and a high target of $85. The last up/downgrade activity was on Oct 8, 2010, when BMO Capital Markets downgraded the company from Outperform to Market Perform.

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) - Karen Finerman of Metropolitan Capital Advisors was bullish on the name and stated:

“I like QEP Oil & Gas.”

QEP Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company. The company is trading below analysts' estimates. QEP has a median price target of $51 by 9 brokers and a high target of $57. The last up/downgrade activity was on Feb 17, 2011, when Robert W. Baird initiated coverage on the company with an Outperform rating.

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE:FCX) - Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners was bullish on the name and stated:

“Copper trade, Freeport McMoRan.”

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. engages in the exploration, mining, and production of mineral resources. The company is trading below analysts' estimates. FCX has a median price target of $66 by 14 brokers and a high target of $79.25. The last up/downgrade activity was on Jan 7, 2011, when Canaccord Genuity upgraded the company from Hold to Buy.



Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.