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Burned by Hewlett-Packard

A long position in Hewlett Packard looked like a hot trade but all it did was burn. So how is Guy Adami playing this stock, now?

He made the fateful call in early August. “I think HP sets up nicely for a trade,” he said.

Little did he know a short while later Mark Hurd would step down as CEO – and take his Hurd premium with him.

So what does Adami think about the stock now?

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Trader disclosure: On Sept. 16th, 2010, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Terranova Owns (APA), (AAPL), (ARUN), (BMO), (C), (DO), (EOG), (FCX), (FTO), (XBI), (GS), (HES), (IBM), (JOYG), (MA), (NBR), (NOV), (OXY), (ORCL), (PEP), (POT), (RSH), (GLD), (SLB), (SWN), (SU), (SPLS), (RIG), (UPL), (VRTS); Adami owns (AGU), (BTU), (NUE), (C), (GS), (INTC), (MSFT); Adami’s wife works at Merck; Finerman’s firm is short (ANF); Finerman & Finerman’s firm own (CFN); Finerman & Finerman’s firm own (HPQ); Finerman owns (ORCL); Finerman owns (WMT); Finerman's firm is short (IJR); Finerman's firm is short (MDY); Finerman's firm is short (SPY); Finerman's firm is short (IWM); Finerman’s firm owns S&P 500 puts; Finerman’s firm owns Russell 2000 puts; Pete Najarian owns (F) bonds; Pete Najarian owns (POT) call spreads; Pete Najarian owns (RIMM) call spreads; Pete Najarian owns (DD) call spreads; Pete Najarian owns (GDXJ) call spreads

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