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The "Fast Money" traders delivered their final trades of the day.
Dan Nathan was a seller of the XBI.
Brian Kelly was a buyer of WHR.
Karen Finerman was a buyer of PLCE.
Steve Grasso was a buyer of DD.
Trader disclosure: On May 19, 2015 the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Fast Money" were owned by the "Fast Money" traders: Dan Nathan is long GOOGL June call fly, TWTR, BBRY June calls, TLT June call butterfly, SO, INTC long May /July put spread, he is short SO Aug call, today he sold to close DDD Aug calls. Steve Grasso is long AAPL, BAC, BTU, DD, EVGN, MJNA, PFE, T, TWTR, GDX firm's long TWTR, BBBY, BK, AMZN, RIG, OXY, NE, NEM, TSE, VALE his kids own EFG, EFA, EWJ, IJR, SPY. Brian Kelly is long DXGE, BTC=, BBRY, U.S. Dollar, he is short Australian Dollar, he is short Canadian Dollar, he is short Euro, he is short Yen, he is short Yuan, he is short WTI crude oil. Today he shorted WTI crude oil. Karen is long BABA, BAC, C, FINL, FL, GILD, GOOG, GOOGL, JPM, M, KORS, she is short SPY, Her firm is long ANTM, AAPL, BAC, C, DIS, FBT, FINL, FL, GLNG, GOOG, GOOGL, GPS, IBB, JPM, M, KORS, PLCE, SUNE, URI, XBI, her firm is short IWM, SPY, MDY, Karen Finerman is on the board of GrafTech International. Today Karen's firm sold M calls, and Karen sold some M.
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey's Robert Peck: The following company is a client of SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. and the firm has received or is entitled to receive compensation for investment banking services involving their securities within the last 12 months: BABA-US. An affiliate of SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. has received compensation for products or services other than investment banking services from the following company within the last 12 months: BABA-US.