The "Halftime Report" traders delivered their trades ahead of the big earnings on deck.
Pete Najarian picked out Starbucks. He thinks it's a barometer for the middle class in China.
Steve Weiss says watch Baidu.
Jon Najarian focused on Phillips 66.
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:
STEVE WEISS: Long AAL, C, DLTR, FB, JD, THC, VIA
JOE TERRANOVA: Long VRTS
JON NAJARIAN: Long FTR, PFE, PG, PPG, ZSPH he is long calls AAPL, AKAM, AMAT, APC, BAX, BBY, BMY, CIEN, CVX, ECA, EEM, FLEX, GPRO, HAL, JD, LUK, LUV, MCK, MDLZ, MU, PBR, PFE, POT, PPG, QCOM, SPWR, SUNE, TWTR, USG, XOM
PETE NAJARIAN: Long AAPL, AMAT, BAC, BMY, BP, CSX, DIS, DISCA, DKS, FOXA, GE, KKR, KO, MRK, PEP, PFE, PHM he is long calls AAPL, ABX, BEE, COP, DAL, ETFC, FIT, FL, GILD, GPRO, JOY, LM, MAS, MPEL, MRK, PBR, SLV, UA, UAL, WYNN, VZ, ZIOP, he is long puts EWW, FCX, MRO, TSLA