Credit Suisse upgraded Alliant Techsystems (ATK) to buy from hold, and Cramer seemed to agree, saying that he likes the stock.
The U.S. government reduced its ownership in General Motors (GM - Get Report) by $1.2 billion, and Cramer praised Tim Massad, the next chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, who announced the new systematic exiting plan of the Treasury Department in GM stock.
MarkWest Energy Partners (MWE) reported a "very bad quarter," Cramer admitted, but called the company a "very good operator" that he's getting interested in.
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