As the second half of the trading day began, "Halftime Report" trader Stephanie Link said energy wasn't the only area topping her watch list.
She also had her eye on the struggling industrials sector.
"The last couple of days this sector has not done well," said Link. "If energy bottoms, I think this group will, too."
Trader disclosure: On September 20, 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 AAPL, AMAT, BAC, BMY, BP, CSX, DIS, DISCA, DKS, FOXA, GE, KKR, KO, MRK, PEP, PFE, PHM he is long calls AA, ABX, BMY, DAL, EEM, FL, MPEL, PFE, SWFT, UAL, XLF, XOM, ZIOP, he is long puts DISH, FCX, X. Stephanie Link is long AAPL, BAC, BRCM, CHKP, CRM, DAL, DG, DLPH, EL, EXP, GILD, GOOG, GOOGL, HPQ, INTC, JPM, LLY, LOW, LPX, LULU, MAT, MCD, MS, PRU, RHT, SBUX, SLB, SWK, UNH, V, VFC, WFC. Josh Brown is long AAPL, BABA, DE, DNKN, EBAY, FB, JMBA, NFLX, PYPL, SAM, SHAK, SPWR, TWTR, XLE, XON. Joe Terranova is long VRTS.