Cigarette-seller Vector Group's stock will continue its upward trajectory because of its high cash generation and generous dividend.
The drop in oil will help discount retailers this earnings season, but it will not give an added lift to luxury players like Tiffany, said JJ Kinahan.
IBM and Occidental Petroleum are high-dividend stocks worth owning in a volatile market environment, said Erin Gibbs, Equity CIO at S&P Capital IQ.
Be cautious about Brazilian shares in the coming year, but positive on Indian and Mexican stocks, said John Vail, Chief Global Strategist at Niko Asset Management.
Expect modest global growth in 2015 and single digit returns for U.S. stocks in what will be a volatile year, said Kristina Hooper, U.S. Investment Strategist for Allianz Global Investors.
Low mortgage rates, increased supply and a boost from Washington will make 2015 a good year for home buyers.
Investors should make it a priority to rebalance their portfolios following last year's strong stock market performance, said Jonathan Clements, author of 'Money Guide 2015'.
The PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF (SPLV) is a smart option in what has already been a volatile year, said Todd Rosenbluth.
Packaging yourself is as important as packaging your product, so clothes do indeed make the man, said Mark Weber, former CEO of PVH.
Investors will face a bumpy ride, but stocks will beat bonds, commodities and inflation in 2015, said Bob Doll, Chief Equity Strategist at Nuveen Asset Management.