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Cramer's 'Mad Money Lightning Round': Ix-Nay on the Ixia

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Here's what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks that callers offered up on the "Mad Money Lightning Round" Friday evening:

Duke (DUK - Get Report): "Duke is no longer one of my favorites."

Pinnacle West (PNW - Get Report): "I like that. It's a decent utility."

Northrop Grumman (NOC - Get Report): "I'd sell. I don't want to own any defense plays other than LLL ( L-3 Communications (LLL - Get Report))."

Hudson City Bancorp (HCBK - Get Report): "I am bullish on Hudson. ... Hudson City at $12 is two thumbs up -- way up."

Ixia (XXIA - Get Report): "You want a world of hurt" if you want in on Ixia. "SellSellSell."

Lowe's (LOW - Get Report): "Lowe's is going to go up. It's going to go up 4 or 5 points."

Lightning Round


Cramer was bullish on Google (GOOG), Nucor (NUE - Get Report), Emerson Electric (EMR - Get Report), Rockwell Automation (ROK - Get Report), Texas Instruments (TXN - Get Report), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD - Get Report), PNM Resources (PNM - Get Report), Coley Pharmaceutical Group (COLY), Washington Group International (WGII), Fluor (FLR - Get Report), Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC - Get Report), Michael Baker (BKR), IntraLase (ILSE), Pinnacle West Capital (PNW - Get Report), L-3 Communications (LLL - Get Report), Hudson City Bancorp (HCBK - Get Report), Allegheny Technologies (ATI - Get Report) and Lowe's (LOW - Get Report).


Cramer was bearish on Pathmark Stores (PTMK), Symantec (SYMC - Get Report), Reliance Steel & Aluminum (RS - Get Report), Navistar International (NAV - Get Report), Northfield Laboratories (NFLD), Diodes (DIOD - Get Report), Tessera Technologies (TSRA - Get Report), Duke Energy (DUK - Get Report), Northrop Grumman (NOC - Get Report), Unova (UNA), EMC (EMC - Get Report), Sovereign Bancorp (SOV), Ixia (XXIA - Get Report) and Taser (TASR - Get Report).

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