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Buy Costco (COST) - Get Costco Wholesale Corporation Report, Jim Cramer said on CNBC's "Stop Trading" segment Monday.

Cramer said that the retailer, along with

VF Corp.

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, is a leader in the sector. "I was too negative about all of retail last week," Cramer said. He said he also likes


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. "VF Corp is doing better than its cohort," he said.

The most important thing today is the bullish tape, Cramer said. He pointed out that even though


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has lost the capital it recently raised, it's up. "The tape is being colored by bulls," he said.


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, up today after issuing bearish guidance, is another example, Cramer said.

Cramer said the tech sector is providing leadership. "

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is great," he said. He reminded viewers to own Apple shares until the company releases its 3-G phone. He also said that


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is showing strength in the financials sector.

As shares of

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ticked higher on a potential settlement of its buyout deal, Cramer said that another radio deal with

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didn't work out.

"This is remarkable action," Cramer said. He said that in spite of his objections, rallies like the one today do occur.

Jim Cramer writes about all the stock trades in his charitable trust for in Action Alerts Plus. Recent stocks he's traded in this account include Schering-Plough (SPG) - Get Simon Property Group, Inc. Report, Yamana Gold (AUY) - Get Yamana Gold Inc. Report and Inverness Medical( IMA).

At the time of publication, Cramer had no positions in any of the stocks mentioned.

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