So with Bennett now in command, Cramer said Symantec has finally become safe for investors again. He suggested building a position ahead of the company's Oct. 24 earnings and buying even more on weakness after their release.
No Huddle Offense
Cramer said that unlike Steve Job's famed "reality distortion field," Whitman's distortions made her sound like a politician, full of hope and promise but severely lacking in a plan to get the job done.
Whitman offered no case for owning HP, said Cramer, and even said the company likely won't be able to turn things around until 2014.It may be hard to fathom that such venerable companies like HP can one day just disappear, but Cramer said that's just the way of technology -- as we saw with Digital Equipment, Wang and, more recently, Kodak. Hewlett-Packard, Cramer concluded, may be having its Kodak moment right now. --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.