This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
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

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Next Week's Game Plan

Looking at the daily chart, Lang noted that those who bought into November's big selloff in Himax came out huge winners. The stock remains in a strong trend, with buyers coming in on every dip. This trend was confirmed by the Williams oscillator, the relative strength indicator, or RSI, as well as the MACD indicator, all of which signal that Himax is a buy on weakness.

Turning to the weekly chart, the uptrend in Himax was also confirmed, and Lang noted the stock has bounced off of every dip for the past few months.

Cramer said he's a believer in Lang's research, and the recent weakness is a rare entry point for this high flier. The stock does report earnings in three weeks, however, and did get clobbered last quarter because it only met, but did not beat, expectations.

Sticking With Starbucks

Cramer told viewers that from now on he's betting with Seattle -- and not just in football. He said many stellar companies are located in Seattle, from Boeing's (BA) huge factories to Amazon.com's (AMZN) and Costco's (COST) headquarters, to Microsoft (MSFT) and, of course, Starbucks (SBUX - Get Report).

Starbucks shares sank in after-hours trading Thursday on what the headlines deemed a "big miss" on earnings. But after listening to the conference call the story was quite different -- sales are picking up in Europe, Chinese sales remained OK, and the first quarter will likely be rosy thanks to huge sales of gift cards last quarter.

But Cramer said Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz remains one of his "bankable 21 CEOs" because of his declaration that a secular shift in consumer behavior has begun, one away from shopping in malls and towards shopping online. That bodes well for Starbucks, which continues to embrace everything digital, mobile and social, as well as diversifying into many new channels with new food items that are making the chain less of a morning-only routine.

Lightning Round

In the Lightning Round, Cramer was bullish on Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), Cemex (CX), Boston Scientific (BSX), Eastman Chemical (EMN), World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), Portfolio Recovery Associates (PRAA) and H&R Block (HRB).

Cramer was bearish on Airgas (ARG).

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

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

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
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG
AVT $43.82 0.00%
HIMX $6.35 0.00%
SBUX $93.02 0.00%
AAPL $124.25 0.00%
FB $81.66 0.00%

Markets

DOW 17,698.18 -77.94 -0.44%
S&P 500 2,059.69 -8.20 -0.40%
NASDAQ 4,880.2280 -20.6570 -0.42%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs