Halftime Report

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Halftime Report

Traders highlight retail in trades to go

Top trades for the 2nd half

With three hours to go until the U.S. market closes, the "Halftime Report" traders discussed the retail stocks on their radars.

Josh Brown was focused on Lowe's, which reports quarterly numbers Wednesday. He said the home improvement chain's stock could be on the verge of a breakout higher.

Joe Terranova was bullish on L Brands, the company behind Victoria's Secret, Bath and Body Works, and Henri Bendel. It's also due to report earnings Wednesday.

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: Josh Brown is long AAPL, BABA, DE, DNKN, FB, JMBA, NFLX, SAM, SHAK, SPWR, TWTR, XLE, XON. Joe Terranova is long VRTS. Stephanie Link is long AAPL, BAC, BRCM, CHKP, CRM, CXO, DAL, DD, DG, DLPH, EL, GE, GILD, GOOG, GOOGL, HPQ, INTC, JPM, LEA, LLY, LOW, LPX, LULU, MCD, MS, PPG, PRU, RHT, SBUX, SLB, SWK, SYF, TJX, UNH, V, VFC, WBA, WFC. 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 AAPL, ABX, BAC, BEE, DAL, DOW, EMR, FB, FIT, JOY, LUK, MRK, MSFT, PBR, PFE, POT, SLV, TJX, UA, UAL, VZ, WYNN, XLF, ZIOP He is long puts EWW, FCX, MRO.