Presently, technology is represented in the Dow by Intel (INTC), Microsoft (MSFT) and Hewlett-Packard (HPQ), three fading PC-centric companies, along with IBM (IBM), a lumbering tech service giant. Cisco (CSCO) is the only company representing the Internet economy.
Cramer said opportunities like Kraft come along so rarely that it was a shame to waste it on just another health care name.
And in Closing...
In his closing comments, Cramer said the micro-analysis over every minor Apple data point, such as how fast the iPhone 5 pre-orders sold out, has gotten out of hand.
He said Apple remains a great company trading at a cheap multiple ahead of what will likely be a terrific 2013. Just invest in Apple, he said, and don't overthink it.--Written by Scott Rutt in Washington, D.C. To email Scott about this article, click here: Scott Rutt Follow Scott on Twitter @ScottRutt or get updates on Facebook, ScottRuttDC To watch replays of Cramer's video segments, visit the Mad Money page on CNBC.