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.
Darren Chervitz has a stock play at the intersection of small caps, India and the Internet.
Jon Hilsenrath, money and investing news editor at The Wall Street Journal, offered CNBC his "4 for 4": the four stocks he says investors must watch on this shortened business week.