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Jim Cramer's Stop Trading! Buy Pepsi

Cramer says consumer stocks should hang in during the credit crunch.



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, Jim Cramer said Wednesday on


"Stop Trading!" segment.

Cramer said the stock's rise in the face of a Goldman Sachs downgrade shows the strength in the household goods sector, where Cramer would also buy

Procter & Gamble

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. Cramer said bears believe nothing will work in this market, but he said the Pepsi-Procter group held its own in the 1990s credit crunch, which he likened to this year's subprime meltdown.

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, on the theory that "if anything good happens at Pfizer, you've got good upside."

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

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