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Halftime Trades Huge Earnings Week

Top trades for the 2nd half: IBM, HOG & earnings

With more than 100 S&P 500 companies on deck to report earnings this week, the "Halftime Report" traders closed the show with their thoughts on the biggest names.

Steve Weiss expects Harley Davidson to do well and sees sales picking up.

Joe Terranova predicts Amazon and Microsoft to both pop.

Josh Brown is interested in to Yahoo's earnings conference call as he does not see business momentum.

Pete Najarian is focusing on Eli Lilly and Biogen.

Trader disclosure: On October 19, 2015, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Fast Money" were owned by the "Halftime Report" traders: PETE NAJARIAN: Long AAPL, AMAT, BAC, BMY, BP, CSX, DIS, DISCA, DKS, FOXA, GE, KKR, KO, MRK, PEP, PFE, PHM he is long calls ABX, AGN, BEE, DAL, ETFC, F, FL, GPRO, JOY, JPM, LM, LUK, MAS, MPEL, MSFT, MXIM, PBR, POT, SWFT, UAL, VZ, ZIOP, he is long puts EWW, FCX, MRO, TSLA, X. JOSH BROWN: Long AAPL, BABA, DE, DNKN, EBAY, FB, JMBA, NFLX, PYPL, SAM, SHAK, SPWR, TWTR, XLE, XON. JOE TERRANOVA: Long VRTS. STEVE WEISS: Long AAL, BKD, C, CVC, FB, GILD, JD, LIVN, LULU, MCD, NCR, THC, TWTR.