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: Be Cautious with Herbalife (HLF), FuelCell (FCEL) and Symantec (SYMC)

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- TheStreet's Jim Cramer says traders must accept the fact that activist investor William Ackman will not stop his campaign against Herbalife (HLF - Get Report) until the stock reaches zero and that a company can sometimes be defenseless in those situations. He advises investors to be careful with Herbalife, as Ackman could target individual company directors.

As for FuelCell (FCEL - Get Report), Cramer notes that any stock that quadruples (FuelCell had actually quintupled at one point this month) is vulnerable. He says FuelCell has a real business that could one day be profitable, but notes that investors have pushed the stock around in recent weeks. He adds the stock could trade down to $3 or up to $7.

Finally, Cramer thinks Symantec (SYMC) was too deep into desktop and not enough into mobile. He suggests caution on Symantec and instead suggests FireEye (FEYE - Get Report), which hit $96 and had a secondary public offering at $82 a share. He says FireEye "can't get out of its own way" and is a high multiple stock. Symantec may not climb simply because it is a low multiple stock.

WATCH: Jim Cramer Cautions Investors on Herbalife, FuelCell and Symantec

Must Read: ReneSola (SOL) Posts Profit After 10 Quarters of Losses

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

HLF Chart

HLF data by YCharts

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

1 of 4

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
FCEL $5.68 -3.60%
FEYE $13.06 -18.00%
HLF $63.94 9.60%
SYMC $16.64 0.21%
AAPL $92.59 -0.70%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,715.47 +54.76 0.31%
S&P 500 2,054.55 +3.92 0.19%
NASDAQ 4,727.3670 +10.2730 0.22%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs