Your First Move For Thursday July 31st


Here’s our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow’s best trades, right now.

Guy Adami recommends getting long Harsco.

Karen Finerman prefers long Transocean

Pete Najarian thinks EMC Corp. is a buy.

Jeff Macke suggests selling the Financial Select Sector SPDR .

But that’s not all. Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades. Yes, now we bring you even more Fast ways to trade tomorrow's market moving events.

ECONOMIC THERMOMETER: GDP comes out at 8:30am on Thursday. What will it suggest to the market?

I think GDP will be better than expected, says Guy Adami, but the Street will discount it.


RECORD BREAKING PROFIT: Exxon earnings are expected to top $13 billion for the quarter - breaking its own record.

Exxon stock is on its lows, says Pete Najarian, so it could be an opportunity.


CSI: WALL STREET: CBS releases earnings Thursday before the bell.

I think CBS ratings are based on people who watched Carol Burnett in 1975, says a disgusted Jeff Macke.


iPHONE CASUALTY? What will Motorola have to say as they report earnings before the bell.

I don’t think Motorola stands a chance, says Karen Finerman.


CHARGE IT: Also Mastercard give their earnings report before the bell.

I think Mastercard put in a nice bottom a couple weeks back, says Guy Adami.


GUITAR HERO TO THE RESCUE? Activision earnings will rely on the strength of the company's latest 'Guitar Hero' and 'World of Warcraft' franchises.

I took some Activision off the table on Wednesday, reveals Jeff Macke.


COMMODITY BULL UPDATE: Two commodity stocks - Chesapeake Energy (nat gas) and Massey Energy (coal) give their quarterly earnings updates.

I love both Chesapeake and Massey , exclaims Pete Najarian.

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Trader disclosure: On July 30, 2008, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Najarian Owns (AAPL), (TSO); Najarian Owns (CSCO) Calls, (EMC) Calls, (XLY) Calls, (SU) Calls; Macke Owns (WMT), (MSFT), (COST), (ATVID), (DIS), (EMC); Adami Owns (C), (GS), (INTC), (NUE), (AGU), (MSFT), (BTU); Finerman Owns (GS); Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (C) Leaps; Finerman's Firm Owns (FLS), (MO), (NOK), (PM), (RAI), (SUN), (TSO), (VLO), (RIG), (MCC); Finerman's Firm Is Short (SPG), (KIM), (XLF), (BBT), (IYR), (IWM), (MDY), (SPY), (IJR)