This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Santa Bull's 12 Gifts (Final)

Search Jim Cramer's Mad Money trading recommendations using our exclusive Mad Money Stock Screener and watch Jim Cramer's Mad Money Post Game video exclusively on

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- "Look at all the ways to win in this market," Jim Cramer told the viewers of his "Mad Money" TV show Thursday.

In the spirit of Christmas, Cramer provided 12 gifts the market gave investors today.

1. Better-than-expected earning from Lululemon Athletica (LULU), a move that caused the shorts to cover their positions.

2. Better-than-expected earnings from Diamond Foods (DMND), causing the shorts in that stock to cover as well.

3. Red hot IPOs in China. Cramer said after big gains, he'd ring the register in these newly minted Chinese stocks.

4. A special dividend of $1 per share from Freeport McMoRan (FCX).

5. A two for one stock split, also from Freeport McMoRan.

6. A big acquisition for Helen of Troy (HELE) of the privately held Kaz brand of personal care products.

7. Increased revenue forecasts from networking equipment maker Ciena (CIEN).

8. A refinancing deal for Dean Foods (DF) to help it stave off a looming bankruptcy.

9. A big contract win for Arbitron (ARB) as it inked a deal with Clear Channel.

10. Buy recommendations for Legg Mason (LM) and Janus Capital Group (JNS).

11. Charles River Labs (CRL) bowed to shareholder pressure and put itself up for sale, unlocking the company's true value.

12. Beleaguered AIG (AIG) is finally beginning to pay back some of its government bailout money.

These were Just a few of the many ways to win in this market, said Cramer, even on a seemingly uneventful day.
1 of 4

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
DMND $37.56 0.97%
ABT $38.90 0.00%
BLK $356.33 0.00%
AXP $65.43 0.00%
CMI $117.03 0.00%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,773.64 -57.12 -0.32%
S&P 500 2,065.30 -10.51 -0.51%
NASDAQ 4,775.3580 -29.9330 -0.62%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs