Cramer said the craft brew movement is one that should inspire all entrepreneurs and investors.
In the Lightning Round, Cramer was bullish on
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Cramer was bearish on
Plains All American Pipeline
Old Dominion Freight Line
Vornado Realty Trust
Northern Tier Energy
Bank of America
Am I Diversified?
In the "Am I Diversified?" segment, Cramer spoke with callers and responded to tweets sent via Twitter to
to see if investors' portfolios have what it takes for today's markets.
The first portfolio included:
Cramer said this portfolio was properly diversified.
The second portfolio's top holdings included:
Johnson & Johnson
Cramer said this portfolio "rocks."
The third portfolio had:
as its top five stocks.
Cramer said that Mondelez and Coke cannot coexist and advised selling Mondelez in favor of a drug stock.
The fourth portfolio's top stocks were: Ford,
Cramer was also a fan of this portfolio.
No Huddle Offense
In his "No Huddle Offense" segment, Cramer said now that most retail earnings are in, the woes appear to be limited to just one segment -- apparel.
He noted that
saw strength in just about everything that goes into your home, a sentiment that
and the HomeGoods division of
all fell sharply at the hand of apparel. Cramer concluded that consumers are spending on their homes and not themselves.
All of that could change if interest rates keep rising, however. But for now, the trend appears to be intact.
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