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Jim Cramer answers questions on Best Buy, Goldman and more.


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Friday and yesterday, Jim Cramer responded to a new batch of questions posed by members of the Stockpickr community.

Anybody can ask, respond or comment at Stockpickr Answers; the top responders get ranked in our "Top Analysts" section.

Here are a few of the questions to which Cramer recently responded. (Note: You may have to scroll through several answers to see Cramer's.)

  • I bought Dow Chemical (DOW), at $44.55, thinking it had a solid dividend and also represented a good buyout candidate. Is its new deal with Kuwait the first step in a sellout?
    Click here for Cramer's answer to this question.
  • I'm losing on Shaw Group (SGR), which I bought at $65. Should I get out or wait it out? I'm afraid to throw more money in to average down.
    Click here for Cramer's answer to this question.
  • Did Goldman Sachs (GS) move its subprime into its losing hedge funds?
    Click here for Cramer's answer to this question.
  • Sorry, Cramer, I have to disagree with your Best Buy (BBY) pick. ... The last time I looked for something at Best Buy, the sales guy at the camera counter was a jerk and did everything he could to discourage my business, including almost yelling at me when I asked questions about the cameras. I ended up buying my next camera at Target, which has a much better electronics selection than Best Buy, and they sell home goods, groceries and clothes! If it's a toss up between the two and you want a retail play, I say go with Target (TGT).
    Anyone else agree/disagree?
    Click here for Cramer's answer to this question.

For an archive of Jim Cramer's Stockpickr answers, go to and type "Jim Cramer" under "search for questions." Select "Username - Answered" from the dropdown menu at right, and click "search." The most recent questions will appear first.

(Editor's note: Cramer owns Goldman Sachs for his Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.)

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