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  • Watching options activity can point an investor to stock opportunities. So what does Michael McCarty of Meridian Equity Partners have to say?

  • Opening ceremonies are now less than a week away, but has the Olympic punch gone out of China's economy?  Jim Oberweis runs the Oberweis China Opportunities Fund, and he says there's still lots of potential profit for the world's investors in Chinese companies.

  • Triple-digit Dow swings; high unemployment; GM plunging as Exxon soars.  What's an investor to do?  Mike Holland has some advice.

  • Bruce Levis, managing director at McQueen, Ball & Associates, says that the market has yet to hit bottom, but offered a few sector selections that could benefit investors.

  • In Thursday's edition of CNBC 101, Bob Pisani spoke of a reported new ETF from bond-fund giant Pimco.

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    Robert Dodd, analyst at Morgan Keegan, gave his take on the world’s largest credit card companies, MasterCard and Visa.

  • Don Wordell has some mid-cap ideas to help position your portfolio for recovery.  "Our process revolves around three things:  Yield, valuation and fundamentals," he told CNBC.

  • Jonathan Barratt, managing director of Commodity Broking Services, sees more upside to oil prices. He told CNBC that he believes oil prices could return to the $130- to $135-per-barrel level.

  • RNC Genter Capital Management's Dan Genter thinks the market has found a bottom. Dave Rovelli of Canaccord Adams isn't so sure. But both men have some ideas for investors about where to go from here.

  • RNC Genter Capital Management's Dan Genter thinks the market has found a bottom. Dave Rovelli of Canaccord Adams isn't so sure. But both men have some ideas for investors about where to go from here.

  • So Exxon Mobil has just broken its own record again, reporting a mind-boggling $11.6 billion profit on $138 billion in sales. Windfall? Nope: Microsoft is three times more profitable than Exxon.

  • Options are playing on early morning earnings action, according to Rebecca Darst of Interactive Brokers.

  • Earnings season is in full swing and investors are wondering how to read the news. Steven Wieting of Citigroup and Dirk Van Dijk of Zacks Investment Research offered CNBC their insights.

  • As oil prices pullback and inflation continues to rise, now is the time to invest in mining stocks, two investment strategists told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Bob Doll, CIO of global equities at BlackRock, told CNBC which stocks his firm is buying. Surprise! There're a few financials in the mix.

  • "We think equities are the asset class to be in," David Fording told CNBC.  The 4-star fund manager named the star pupils in that class.

  • When it comes to timber stocks, 5-star manager Kent Croft sees both the forest and the trees. And he offers picks.

  • Oil companies are suffering from staggering crude prices -- and two analysts see buying opportunity.

  • Which beverage maker will win the gold in 2008? Coca-Cola Chairman Neville Isdell told CNBC that sponsoring the Beijing Olympic games gives Coke the world's biggest marketing stage.

  • A surging economy, a huge trade surplus, and the Olympics: 2008 looks like China's year. CNBC contributor Peter Navarro has some strong recommendations for investors.