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Cramer's Take on Headline Stocks

Here's what Jim Cramer's had to say lately about stocks in the news, including CVS and UBS.

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Regardless of why a stock is in the news, it never hurts to hear what a professional investor has to say about it. The key is to gather as much information as you can in order to make the most informed investment decisions you can. As Jim Cramer often reminds, investors must do their homework.

So what has Cramer had to say lately about today's headline-makers? At Stockpickr, we've combed through his recent

RealMoney

blog posts, "Mad Money" TV show recaps and "Stop Trading!" segments to find out what he thinks about some of today's newsworthy stocks, such as

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CVS Caremark

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and

UBS

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.

D.R. Horton

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: D.R. Horton

lost $142.3 million, or 45 cents a share

, in the second quarter, compared with a loss of $399.3 million in the same quarter last year. In a video filmed today for

TheStreet.com

, Cramer explained why he'd rather

buy banks than homebuilders

:

Cramer: I'll Buy a Bank Over a Homebuilder

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For more of what Cramer's had to say lately about stocks in the news,

visit Stockpickr.com

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-- Written by Rebecca Corvino in New York.