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) -- 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

Thursday's "Mad Money" show

fared today.


TheStreet Recommends

(C) - Get Citigroup Inc. Report

: Cramer said he still likes Citigroup, which he's been recommending since Aug. 6, as a speculative play. Yesterday,

hedge fund manager John Paulson's

stake in the company was revealed.

On Friday, Citi rose 18 cents, or 3.6%, to close at $5.23.


(BA) - Get Boeing Company Report

: Yesterday, Boeing announced that its

787 Dreamliner

plane would have its first flight by the end of the year. Cramer said the news could push the entire aerospace sector higher.

On Friday, Boeing closed down 78 cents, or 1.5%, at $51.04.

BJ's Wholesale Club

(BJ) - Get BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. Report

: After a weeklong search, Cramer named BJ's the king of discount retail over such contenders as

Ross Stores

(ROST) - Get Ross Stores, Inc. Report



(TJX) - Get TJX Companies Inc Report

Cramer liked BJ's membership model, and he said it has the most growth potential of all of the contenders for discount-retailer king.

On Friday, BJ's gained 46 cents, or 1.4%, to $32.92, while Ross Stores added 47 cents, or 1%, to $47.14, and TJX lost 67 cents, or 1.8%, to close at $36.53.

Chesapeake Energy

(CHK) - Get Chesapeake Energy Corporation Report

: In his

"Lightning Round"

segment, Cramer said he preferred

Devon Energy

(DVN) - Get Devon Energy Corporation Report

to Chesapeake.

On Friday, Chesapeake closed up 39 cents, or 1.7%, at $23.59, while Devon added 44 cents, or 0.7%, to $62.57.



: Cramer expressed disappointment in Yahoo! and said he was "on the fence" but couldn't come up with a reason to buy.

On Friday, Yahoo! slid 8 cents, or 0.5%, to close at $14.85.

-- Written by Rebecca Corvino in New York.

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