Chinese officials are expected to be in Washington this week to hold consultations with the U.S. ahead of high-level trade talks in October.World Economyread more
President Donald Trump said Monday he's in no rush to respond to a coordinated attack that hit Saudi Arabia's oil industry over the weekend.Marketsread more
The price of oil could go sharply higher, depending on the duration of the disruption at Saudi oil facilities and whether there is a military response.Powering the Futureread more
Energy stocks, one of the worst-performing sectors this year, spiked Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's heart of oil production Saturday sent oil prices soaring.Marketsread more
The Saudi-led military coalition battling Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that the attack on Saudi oil plants was carried out by Iranian weapons and did not originate...Oilread more
After a series of setbacks on the road to an initial public offering, the parent company of real estate start-up WeWork is delaying the move, sources told CNBC Monday.Technologyread more
"The United States military, with our interagency team, is working with our partners to address this unprecedented attack and defend the international rules-based order that...Politicsread more
Crude oil's spike following attacks on Saudi Arabia's energy supply has experts weighing whether or not the gains will last.ETF Edgeread more
"In the old days, the averages would've plunged on this kind of oil shock. I know because I've lived through a bunch of them, starting in 1973," Jim Cramer says.Mad Money with Jim Cramerread more
Traders in the fed funds futures market on Monday were pricing in a 34% chance that the Fed will stay put on rates.The Fedread more
The meeting comes amid months of stalled trade talks between Washington and New Delhi, resulting in both sides taking retaliatory measures.Asia Politicsread more
Biotech's had a rough run.
Last September Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton tweeted that if elected, she would take on drug-price hikes.
Her tweet sent the sector tumbling, and while there have been periods of recovery, the sector is down 20% year-to-date.
With a Clinton victory looking more likely, and the possibility of a Democratic Congress, the last few days have not been pretty for health care.
The "Halftime Report" experts and Raymond James' senior biotech analyst discussed if the dip presents a buying opportunity, or if these names have further still to fall.
Trader disclosure: On October 12, 2016 the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Halftime Report" were owned by the "Halftime Report" traders:
Joe Terranova: LongADBE, ALB, BBT, FB, FXY, NOC, PSX, SLB, SYK,TJX, TMO, TXN, VRTS, VXX. PUTS: IWM
Jim Lebenthal: Long:AAPL, BA, C, CSCO, DCO, DIS, EEQ, GM, INTC, JCP, KMI, MPC, ORBC, PFE, QCOM,QRVO, SPLS, TIF, TRN, TWX, WGO
Jon Najarian: LongStock: XON, CIEN, KR Long Calls: AAPL, BBY, BMY, BRCD, CMA, EBAY, GDX, GLD,GPS, INTC, JNPR, MGM, MSFT, NVAX, SCHW, TWTR, WFT, VIX
Pete Najarian: LongStock: AAPL, BAC, DIS, DISCA, GE, KMI, KMIA, KO, LUX, PEP, PFE CALLS: AAL, ABT,AMD, ATVI, BABA, BAC, BBY, BHI, BSX, CNX, COP, COTY, CRM, CS, CXW, DAL, DISH,ECA,EL, ETP, GS, GT, HAL, INTC, JBLU, JCP, KBE, KGC, KMI, KO, LLY,LOW, M, MRO, MRVL, MUR, NAV, NBR, SBUX, SLV, TMUS, TTS, TV, TWTR, VRX, WFT,WLL. Puts: CLF, EEM, MBLY, WFC