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Cramer's 'Mad Money' Follow-Up: Aug. 12

Here's how some of Tuesday's 'Mad Money' stocks fared on Wednesday.



) -- Every night on

"Mad Money,"

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.


I never shirk from admitting my mistakes; instead, I dwell on them to learn from them. I change my mind, I take losses, I own up to them

," Cramer has said.

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

Tuesday's "Mad Money" show

fared today.


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: Cramer said Google was the leading stock in the Web space and included it in his Mobile Internet Index, which gathers his top 21 mobile Internet stocks.

On Wednesday, Google closed up $4.64, or 1%, at $458.58.

Clean Energy Funds

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: After speaking with President and CEO Andrew Littlefair, Cramer said he likes Clean Energy as a speculative pick dependent on a Congressional move toward natural gas being used in heavy trucks.

On Wednesday, Clean Energy added 74 cents, or 7.8%, to close at $10.20.

Family Dollar


: Cramer took another look at Family Dollar and began to question his thesis that the stock would get a bump from food stamps. He also anticipated pressure from the IPO of Dollar General. He did not recommend the stock.

On Wednesday, Family Dollar slid 32 cents, or 1%, to close at $31.


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: Despite its mortgage and credit-card risk issues, which he said every other bank also has, Cramer is bullish on Citigroup. He predicts that the government will unload its stake in the company as soon as it can.

On Wednesday, Citi closed up 29 cents, or 7.9%, at $3.98.

Bank of America

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: Cramer said BofA is consolidating, and he'd but the stock "right here" and then again when it hits $13.

On Wednesday, BofA added 8 cents, or 0.5%, to $15.93.

Johnson & Johnson

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: Cramer said he left J&J for

Bristol-Myers Squibb

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in his

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charitable trust, but he still likes J&J. "It just means I like Bristol more given its better yield," he said.

On Wednesday, J&J closed up 37 cents, or 0.6%, at $60.59, while Bristol closed down 8 cents, or 0.4%, at $21.89.

-- Written by Rebecca Corvino in New York.

At the time of publication, Cramer was long Bristol and Bank of America for his Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.