Jim Cramer's Portfolios of the Week

These are the stocks Cramer's been talking about lately.
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Jim Cramer senses fear and a possible economic slowdown in the air. No matter where the U.S. economy goes, Cramer is going to find the stocks that present the best opportunity to make money.

Here are some Cramer highlights from the past week as aggregated from his "Mad Money" TV show, the "Stop Trading!" segment on

CNBC

and his

RealMoney

blog posts.

Jim Cramer's 5 Tech Stocks to Nibble On

: Last Friday, Cramer gave out some tech stocks that have little exposure to subprime, or were just oversold. In a Nov. 9 blog post he wrote, "I have said you can nibble tech, so I have put together my nibble list."

Jim Cramer's 5 Tech Stocks to Nibble On

include

First Solar

(FSLR) - Get Report

and

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

.

Jim Cramer's 5 Bulletproof Stock Picks

: Cramer believes a recession could be coming and he knows just how to play it. On

last Thursday's "Mad Money" show

he recommended shielding against a coming housing-led recession with a bulletproof portfolio.

Jim Cramer's 5 Bulletproof Stock Picks

include

Foster Wheeler

(FWLT)

and

Freeport-McMoRan

(FCX) - Get Report

.

Jim Cramer's 7 Oil Stock Plays

: Cramer continues to see opportunity in the oil sector. In a Nov 14 blog post he wrote, "I have a really hard time dealing with the bear case for oil. We are using more, we are running out and $100 doesn't even seem like an important level anymore. It's more likely that we'll go to $200 and reminisce about $100 oil than that we'll look back and reminisce about $100 oil when we are at $50."

Jim Cramer's 7 Oil Stock Plays

include

Apache

(APA) - Get Report

and

XTO Energy

(XTO)

.

Jim Cramer's Momentum Stock Plays Off of Fear

: When Cramer senses fear in the markets, he finds opportunity. In a Nov. 12 blog post he wrote, "The sudden aversion to any momentum name tells me that fear is rife now."

Jim Cramer's Momentum Stock Plays Off of Fear

include names like

Google

(GOOG) - Get Report

.

Jim Cramer's 3 Biotech Stock Plays

: Cramer used his experience from trading in 1990 to spot opportunity in some biotech stocks during

Tuesday's "Mad Money" show

. And among

Jim Cramer's 3 Biotech Stock Plays

is

Genentech

(DNA)

.

Jim Cramer's Wal-Mart Pin-Action Stock Plays

: Cramer found some stock opportunities after listening to

Wal-Mart's

(WMT) - Get Report

conference call. On

Wednesday's "Mad Money" show

he said the call not only brightened a dismal market that day but also provided a trove of great investment ideas. Check out

Jim Cramer's Wal-Mart Pin-Action Stock Plays

to see the picks, which include

GameStop

(GME) - Get Report

.

Jim Cramer's Recession Stocks

: Cramer noticed some recession stocks starting to move, and that movement could be a tell for where the economy is heading. In a Nov. 14 blog post he wrote, "Where's the real rally today? In the recession stocks, even as recession talk seems to have died down of late because of the new love affair with the banks."

Cramer's Recession Stocks

include

Colgate

(CL) - Get Report

,

Coca-Cola

(KO) - Get Report

and

Kellogg

(K) - Get Report

.

Lightning Round

: Cramer was full speed ahead last night with his latest

Lightning Round

. He was bullish on several stocks such as

Schering-Plough

(SGP)

and

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

but also bearish on the likes of

VMware

(VMW) - Get Report

and

Johnson & Johnson

(JNJ) - Get Report

.

(Editor's note: At the time of original publication of his posts and shows, Cramer owned Freeport-McMoRan, Schering-Plough and XTO Energy for his Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.)

At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.

James Altucher is president of Stockpickr LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of TheStreet.com and part of its network of Web properties, and a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs a fund of hedge funds. He is also a weekly columnist for

The Financial Times

and the author of

Trade Like a Hedge Fund

,

Trade Like Warren Buffett

and

SuperCa$h

. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Altucher appreciates your feedback;

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