Following are the key questions into the close. How should you trade?
NORDIES HEADING NORTH? After positive results from Kohl's and Wal-Mart, do you buy Nordstrom before earnings after the close?
I wouldn’t get infront of the earnings, given where the consumer has been, says Zach Karabell of RiverTwice.
BANK BOUNCE: Bank shares are bouncing mid-day, should you buy into the close?
No, absolutely not. I’d sell into the close, counsels Greg Troccoli of Opalesque.
BANK ON BARCLAYS? Barclays surged higher after an upgrade at Morgan Stanley, should you buy?
I’d be a buyer, muses Fast Money trader Tim Seymour. They’ve won market share.
FORD MOTORING HIGHER: As Chrysler and GM announce dealership closings today, Ford is trading higher, do you buy?
I’d be a buyer, counsels Jared Levy of Peak6.
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Trader disclosure: On May 14th, 2009, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders;
Seymour Is Short (NUE)
Seymour Owns (PBR)
Seymour OWns (TSL)
Karabell Owns (JPM)