Your First Move For Thursday Aug. 14th


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

Jeff Macke recommends shorting the Dow by getting long Shrt Dow30 Proshares .

Guy Adami prefers long Applied Materials .

Karen Finerman suggests long Transocean .

Pete Najarian thinks Alleghany Technologies is a buy.

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.


WAL-MART EARNINGS: The world's biggest retailer announces before the bell.

Expect Wal-Mart to say the back half of the year is weak, counsels Jeff Macke. I think this stock is an investment not a trade.


REST OF RETAIL:Nordstrom,Kohl’s,Estee Lauder, & Urban Outfitters also release earnings Thursday .

I'm expect mixed results from the retailers , says Karen Finerman.


INFLATION UPDATE: CPI data comes out at 8:30a.

> Click here to see how Zach Karabel recommended trading.


NAT GAS FINALLY BOTTOMED? Look for nat gas inventories Thursday at 10:35a.

I think investors might see an opportunity with nat gas , says Pete Najarian, because it had been so beaten down.

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Trader disclosure: On Aug 13, 2008, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Macke Owns (MSFT), (WMT), (COST); Adami Owns (C), (GS), (INTC), (AGU), (BTU), (MSFT), (NUE); Pete Najarian Owns (AAPL), (TSO), (HD); Pete Najarian Owns (BGG) Puts; Pete Najarian Owns (CSCO) Calls; Pete Najarian Owns (NOK) And Is Short (NOK) Calls; Finerman Owns (GS); Finerman's Firm Owns (MSFT), (NOK), (SUN), (TSO), (VLO), (RIG), (MO); Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (C) Leap; Finerman's Firm Owns (ANF) And (ANF) Call Spreads; Finerman's Firm Is Short (XLF), (BBT), (COF), (WB), (IYR), (IJR), (IWM), (SPY), (BAC); Finerman's Firm Is Short British Pounds