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  • Five-star portfolio manager William Fries says you can make money in this global slowdown -- with these "consistent earners."

  • Bill Schultz at McQueen, Ball & Associates recommended large-cap multinational corporations; but Douglas Roberts, founder and chief investment strategist for Channel Capital Research, argued that small caps are the better investment.

  • As economies around the world struggle, it's best to stay in defensive areas like health care, according to Markus Ratz, fund manager at Lupus Alpha.

  • Kevin Divney at Putnam Vista Fund shared his top oil-equipment stocks.

  • Jim Steel, chief commodities analyst for HSBC, said rising precious metals prices are making them a safe investment.

  • Paul Noglows, director of research from Lazard Capital Markets, shared his four stock picks with CNBC.

  • Brent Wilsey, president of Wilsey Asset Management, offered CNBC his top five stock picks: companies that focus on beauty and health products.

  • Yes, global real estate is slowing down. But 5-star manager Joe Rodriguez says that you can still profit -- if you "focus" on quality.

  • With soft commodity prices at record highs, is it time to invest in the sector?

  • Neel Tiku from Peak Financial Management says be careful about financials and other credit skewed investments.

  • Federated Investors' Dean Kartsonas said his third-quarter investment strategy will focus on companies that offer value in a tough economy.

  • U.S. tobacco market is the way to go for investors who want to keep their money safe, says Nik Modi, a tobacco analyst at UBS.

  • Investing in financials or trading technology stocks? Marc Pado, market strategist for Cantor Fitzgerald U.S., and Dan Genter, CEO of RNC Genter Capital Management, offer CNBC their stock picks.

  • Randy Bateman, chief investment officer of Huntington Funds, told CNBC about his five-star stock picks.

  • Five-star fund manager Scott Snyder says global markets still have plenty of upside potential. The key: "non-emotional" investing.

  • Daniel Dicker, president of Mercbloc, has a "radical idea" to bring down oil prices.

  • Paul Larson says it's time to get back into equities. The equities strategist at Morningstar says buying stocks now will set up your portfolio for a big payoff in three to five years. Larson offered CNBC his top U.S. stocks.

  • With the Dow Jones steel index increasing 40 percent in the last year and 5 percent in the last month -- and raw materials in high demand -- Mark Parr of KeyBanc Capital Markets offered stock picks to get in on the trading action.

  • Conservative spending and high productivity have helped tech stocks thrive in a weak economy, said Scott Kessler, director of the Information Technology Research Group at Standard & Poor's.

  • Making money from options: Stacey Gilbert of Susquehanna Capital Group and Jon Najarian of OptionMonster.com offered CNBC their strategies.