The "Halftime Report" desk tackles the trades ahead of next week's highly anticipated Fed meeting.
Jim Lebenthal says he's starting to look through it. He's more focused on the state of China. He notes it could be the time to look at China-related stocks like General Motors.
Stephanie Link says now is an appropriate time to buy on weakness.
Trader disclosure: On the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Halftime Report" were owned by the "Halftime Report" traders:
JON NAJARIAN: Long AAPL, BMY DIS, FB, FTR, GE, NBL, PFE, PG, PPG, RAI, TEVA, XOM, YHOO, ZSPH he is long calls AAL, BBY, BMY GE, HZNP, MDLZ, NBIX, NBL, RAI, PFE, PPG, YHOO. Today he bought TEVA, PFE and sold SDRL, TWTR, SDRL calls
STEPHANIE LINK: Long AAPL, BAC, BRCM, CHKP, CRM, DAL, DLPH, EL, ESRX, EXP, GILD, GOOG, GOOGL, HIG, HPQ, INTC, JPM, LLY, LOW, LPX, LULU, MAT, MCD, MS, PRU, RHT, SBUX, SLB, SWK, TIF, UNH, V, VFC, WFC.
JOSH BROWN: Long AAPL, BABA, DE, DNKN, EBAY, FB, FSLR, JMBA, NFLX, PYPL, SAM, SHAK, SPWR, TWTR, XLE, XON.
JIM LEBENTHAL: Long AAPL, BA, C, CSCO, DCO, EEQ, GAIA, GM, IBM, INTC, JCP, MPC, OA, ORBC, PFE, QCOM, SJT, SPLS, TGT, TIF, TRN, WGO.