NEW YORK (
) -- Every night on
Jim Cramer offers market commentary and general investment advice, and he makes calls on specific stocks, both of his own choosing and in response to viewer requests. He relies on his many years of experience and strong track record, and he takes full responsibility for his calls.
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Here we track some of his calls from the previous episode of "Mad Money" and find out, at least in the very short term, how the stocks are performing. Keep in mind that Cramer might not have been recommending that viewers take immediate action on a stock. And, of course, it's up to the individual investor to
do his or her own homework
That said, here's how some of the stocks that Cramer talked about on
: Cramer spoke with Keith Jackson, CEO of chipmaker ON Semiconductor. Jackson said that the company will benefit from what Cramer's called the mobile Internet tsunami, and Cramer said ON is one of the companies "at the heart" of the shift toward mobile Internet. The company's automotive-products segment is also experiencing growth. Cramer once again recommended the stock.
On Monday, ON closed up 11 cents, or 1.5%, at $7.60.
: Cramer added Canadian waste management company IESI-BFC to his "Foreign Legion" portfolio of must-own international stocks. He said the company is expanding into the U.S., and he preferred it to U.S. companies
On Monday, IESI-BFC gained 18 cents, or 1.4%, to $13.53, while Waste Management added 15 cents, or 0.5%, to $28.72, and Republic Services picked up 9 cents, or 0.4%, to close at $25.10.
: Cramer loved El Paso's quarter and said the stock "is headed up big."
On Monday, El Paso closed up 27 cents, or 2.6%, at $10.48.
: Comcast's quarter was "good" but didn't show the growth Cramer had hoped for. Cramer recommended
for its yield but said that "Comcast is not bad."
On Monday, Comcast added 4 cents to close at $15, while Verizon slid 16 cents to $30.92.
: Cramer said he likes Occidental. "If you want to own oil, I think that one's a good one," he said.
On Monday, Occidental closed down a penny at $70.05.
: Cramer called Halliburton a "keeper" and said oil and natural gas are headed higher.
On Monday, Halliburton added 67 cents, or 3%, to $22.78.
: PPG "still has room to run," Cramer said.
On Monday, the stock slid $1.11, or 2%, to close at $55.09.
-- Written by Rebecca Corvino in New York