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Jim Cramer's Portfolios of the Week

These are some of the stocks Cramer's been talking about lately.

Updated from 7:05 a.m. EDT

Jim Cramer has been pounding the table all week long that Congress must pass the $700 billion bank bailout plan quickly in order to save the U.S. and possibly the entire world from another Great Depression. Cramer has expressed that many people view the plan as a bailout for Wall Street and not Main Street, but he says the alternatives to the plan are far worse.

Cramer: Dow's Most Bearish Scenario

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No matter who is to blame for the

financial crisis

, Cramer is ready to help his viewers

make money

off the right stocks and sectors that will benefit if the plan passes or if it is rejected by Congress.

Recently, Cramer found opportunity in four stocks that could benefit from the bailout plan, such as



; retail stocks that should be sold, such as

Best Buy


; and stocks the two major camps on Wall Street are playing, including



. Here are some Cramer highlights from the past week as aggregated from his

Mad Money

TV show, the "Stop Trading!" segment on


and his


blog posts (these blog post links require a



Visit Stockpickr to read more and find out what Cramer's been recommending.

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


LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of 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



. 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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