That was until May 10, 2006, recalled Cramer, when Hansen stock split five-for-one, but was also picked up by Goldman Sachs (GS), the fourth analyst to begin coverage. After Goldman brought Hansen into the spotlight, Cramer said the stock immediately started to cool off, as it had hit that critical mass of analyst coverage.
Small momentum stocks are worth owning, said Cramer, but when investors see analysts jumping on the bandwagon, it's time to get out.
--Written by Scott Rutt in Washington, D.C.
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