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The "Fast Money " traders shared their moves for the first hours of the trading day.
Pete Najarian was a buyer of Nvidia.
Karen Finerman was a buyer of Bank of America.
Tim Seymour was a buyer of Citigroup.
Guy Adami was a buyer of Micron Technology.
Trader disclosure: On August 14, 2017, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Fast Money" were owned by the "Fast Money" traders: Tim Seymour is long AMZA, APC, BAC, C, CCJ, CLF, CSCO, DAL, DPZ, DVYE, EEM, EWM, FB, FXI, GM, GOOGL, INTC, LOW, MAT, MCD, MOS, MPEL, RACE, RAI, RH, RL, SBUX, SQ, T, TWTR, UA, UAL, VALE, VIAB, VOD, VRX. Tim is short IWM, XRT, SPY. Pete Najarian is long calls AA, AAPL, AMAT, AVGO, BAC, C, CHK, CHRW, CMCSA, CPN, DAL, EOG, FCAU, GLD, JBLU, MDLZ, MSFT, MU, NVDA, PG, PHM, RF, RIO, SCSS, SFM, SGMS, STX, TECK, UNP, X, XLF, YNDX. Pete Najarian is long stock AAP, AAPL, BAC, BKE, CHRW, DIS, DLTR, FSLR, GILD, GIS, GM, IBM, KO, KORS, LEN, MRK, MSFT, MU, PEP, PFE, SCSS, TXT, UAL, UNP, V, WDC, WFT, WYNN. Pete owns SMH puts, TLT puts. Pete bought NVDA calls today. Karen Finerman is long AAL, BAC, BAC short calls, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, C, DAL, EEM, EPI, EWW, DVYE, FB, FL, FNAC, GLMP, GLNG, GM, GOGO, GOOG, GOOGL, JPM, LYV, KORS, KORS calls, KORS puts, MA, SEDG, SPY puts, TACO, WIFI, WFM. Her firm is long ANTM, BAC short calls, C, C calls, FB, FL, FL call spreads, FNAC, GOOG, GOOGL, GLNG, GMLP, JPM, JPM calls, KORS puts, LYV, SPY puts, SPY put spreads, VRX, WIFI, UAL, her firm is short IWM, MDY, VRX calls. Guy Adami is long CELG, EXAS, GDX, INTC, Guy Adami's wife, Linda Snow, works at Merck.