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    What do you do when stocks plummet but volatility barely budges? Here's Karen Finerman's strategy.

  • Joe Clark sounds like the businessman in "The Graduate," giving the young college grad one word of advice.  The word is "plastic."

  • Where some stock-market investors see losses, Eric Schoenstein sees discounts.  His four-star Jensen Portfolio is up an average of 4.7 percent per year over the last three years, and he's singled out some stocks he finds exceptionally promising and very reasonably priced.

  • In a market where some see the glass almost completely empty, Walter Gerasimowicz sees opportunity.

  • With the third quarter just around the corner, Morgan Keegan senior analyst Brad Stephens offered CNBC some ideas about buying retail stocks.

  • Schwab portfolio manager Vivienne Hsu recommends large caps with international exposure to get through the rough patch.

  • A 50-50 blend of growth and value, focused internationally. That's James Moffett's five-star formula.  Click for his top picks!

  • Waiting for normal? Susan Byrne says, "This is the new normal." And she names buying opportunities outside the United States.

  • The uranium sector is due for a rebound and investors can profit from this by buying either miners or companies building nuclear power plants, according to Peter Howe, head of trading at Helvetia Wealth.

  • The second half of 2008 looks mighty encouraging to Al Meyers.  "It's all going to depend upon earnings," he told CNBC.  "It's going to set the tone for the second half.  There are some very good values out there right now."

  • Patrick Becker sees brighter days in store for the market, once it re-focuses from what's going wrong to what's going right.

  • Analysts say the bears wull rule will the Bombay Stock Exchange for the next few quarters. But Adrian Lim, investment manager at Aberdeen Asset Management, believes now is a great time to pick up stocks.

  • What's the shortest path to long-term value?  Michael Lippert, portfolio manager of the Baron iOpportunity Fund, offered his stock recommendations for this volatile market.

  • What's driving the market on Tuesday afternoon? Bernard McSherry, of Cuttone & Co., checked in with CNBC.

  • There are some new short commodity ETNs on the market that allow bets against certain metals and oil.

  • Charlie Smith sees long-term opportunities in American companies -- but says keep your distance from consumers. Meanwhile, here's what to buy.

  • As growth in Western economies slows, investors searching for attractive stocks should look to companies that sell to more resilient emerging markets, James Bevan, chief investment officer at CCLA Investment Management, told CNBC Europe Tuesday.

  • Longbow Research's Lee Klaskow says railroads are feeling the effects of Midwestern flooding. But he's still buying stocks.

  • Technology, mining and food. Those areas are where 5-star fund manager Michael Cuggino finds promising possibilities for investors.

  • After a brutal week for stocks, some of the professionals say it's time to go bargain-hunting.  Doug MacKay of Broadleaf Partners is one of them.