The Week and You: Battling the Downdraft

It ended with a 500-point rally on reports of the nomination of New York Fed President Tim Geithner to be treasury secretary, but mostly, the week's market direction was down, down down.

CNBC guests continued to look past the decline, focusing on value buys that could pay off handsomely when things turn around.

Courtney Reagan looks back on some of their picks, and the events that inspired them: