Trader disclosure: On Aug. 12, 2015, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Halftime Report" were owned by the "Halftime Report" traders: Pete Najarian is long AMAT, AAPL, BAC, BMY, BP, CSX, DISCA, DKS, FOXA, GE, KKR, KO, LLY, MRK, PEP, PFE, he is long calls AAPL, ABX, AGNC, AXP, BAC, BBY, BEE, BHP, BMY, CRM, CSX, CY, DAL, DVN, ETFC, EXC, FB, LC, LM, MU, P, PG, PNR, RAD, RF, TWTR, UAL, UPS, WFC, XLF, ZIOP, he is long puts AUY, CTL, FCX, RIG. Today he bought WFC calls and FCX puts. Jon Najarian is long AEP, GE, PG, he is short FSLR, he is long calls AAL, ADSK, DD, EXPR, GE, LM, MRVL, SO, WFC, ZIOP, he is long puts HEDJ, JCP, VALE. Today he bought WFC calls and HEDJ puts. Josh Brown is long AAPL, DE, DNKN, EBAY, FSLR, JMBA, PYPL, SAM, SHAK, SPWR, TWTR, XLE, XON. Steve Weiss is long AAL, BAC, C, LPLA, NCR, RHHBY, SCHW, ZTS.