Market Tips: North Korea Tests Make Gold a 'Buy'

Global stocks rallied Wednesday after cautious trading the previous day as North Korea reportedly test-fired missiles, increasing the threat of political risk. Experts tell CNBC how they are investing during turbulent times.

Geopolitics & Gold

Buy gold as it is a good beneficiary if tensions continue to escalate geopolitically, says John Licata, chief investment strategist Blue Phoenix.

Geopolitical Risks Underpriced

Geopolitical risks are underpriced in the equity and currency markets, says Jan Lambregts, global head of financial markets research at Rabobank International.

Trade, But Don't Underestimate Risks

Split your money between a tactical portfolio and a strategic portfolio, says Vasu Menon, vice president of group wealth management at OCBC Bank, in this installment of Protect Your Wealth.

Expect a Mild Correction

As markets have run ahead of themselves, expect a mild correction or consolidation soon, predicts Puru Saxena, money manager and CEO, Puru Saxena Wealth Management. He tells CNBC why this will be positive for the U.S. dollar.

Invest for the Long-Term

Arjuna Mahendran, managing director and head of investment strategy Asia at HSBC Private Bank, says one should invest in good-value with a 12-month horizon and not for quick gains. He also tells CNBC he is looking for distressed assets.

Deal with Fundamentals First

The markets are going to have a headwind as fundamental problems are not solved, says Jack Bouroudjian, chairman at Capital Markets Technology.

Investing in South Korea

Long-term investors in South Korea should not be disturbed by short-term disturbances, says Tong-Soo Chung, head of Invest Korea.