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: Next Week's Game Plan

Smith clarified that while it's always nice to have the tailwind of a robust housing market, Pier 1 doesn't need strong housing in order to prosper. Its remarkable turnaround began during the worst of the housing collapse and it's been nothing but success ever since. Smith noted that it only takes fractional gains in marketshare for Pier 1 to do extremely well.

Among the other positives at the company, its new customer loyalty and rewards program, which has been attracting tons of new customers, and Pier 1's new three-story flagship store in Manhattan.

Cramer said that he loves shopping at Pier 1 as well as investing in it.

Speculation Friday

For "Speculation Friday," Cramer highlighted Radware (RDWR - Get Report), a company he said is one of the few bright spots in technology during what would normally be a great time for the sector.

Cramer said shares of Radware received an 11% haircut when it last reported in July, thanks to in-line sales but cautious guidance. But that's to be expected, he said, as the company gets 32% of its sales from Europe, and we all know how things have been over there.

But at its core, Cramer said, Radware has a solid business. Nearly 75% of the company's sales come from what are known as application delivery controllers, in essence the hardware that takes data from server farms and parlays it out to millions of users.

Chief rival Cisco (CSCO) has decided to exit this business, said Cramer, allowing Radware to pick up market share. The remaining portion of Radware's business is in cybersecurity, particularly attack mitigation systems that help companies recover from cyberattacks.

Cramer said with shares trading at 16.8 times earnings with a 16.5% growth rate, shares of Radware are inexpensive and its future is most certainly better than its past. The company has solid partners and a balance sheet with lots of cash on hand.

Lightning Round

Here's what Cramer had to say about callers' stocks during the "Lightning Round":

Franco-Nevada (FNV): "This company has a very simply model and I think it's a winner."
2 of 3

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
TIBX $24.03 0.00%
ORCL $40.30 0.00%
RDWR $10.84 0.00%
PIR $6.73 0.00%
AAPL $93.64 0.00%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,891.16 +117.52 0.66%
S&P 500 2,081.43 +16.13 0.78%
NASDAQ 4,817.5940 +42.2360 0.88%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs