NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- 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.
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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
That said, here's how some of the stocks that Cramer talked about on
: Cramer told viewers he'd buy Best Buy on Monday since the stock hadn't had a big run ahead of its earnings, which it reports Tuesday. He said that to impress Wall Street, the company needs to earn more than 45 cents a share. Best Buy was one of this week's
On Monday, Best Buy closed up $1.03, or 2.3%, at $45.37.
: Cramer recommended Adobe ahead of its earnings, encouraged by the fact that 10 of the analysts covering the stock rate it a hold or worse.
On Monday, Adobe added 40 cents, or 1.1%, to close at $35.78.
: With its 787 Dreamliner scheduled for fligh on Wednesday, Beoing's a buy, said Cramer, as are suppliers such as
, which Cramer owns for his
Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust, and
On Monday, Boeing gained 45 cents, or 0.8%, to $56.05; Honeywell added 44 cents, or 1.1%, to $41.31; and Precision Castparts closed up $1.58, or 1.4%, at $113.55.
: Cramer gave a nod to Joy Global, which had risen 105% by Friday since he recommended it nearly a year ago.
On Monday, Joy Global gained $1.83, or 3.5%, to close at $54.15.
: Cramer recommended Fluor based on its large business backlog.
On Monday, Fluor added 67 cents, or 1.7%, to $40.53.
Bank of America
: In his
segment, Cramer said he liked Bank of America, which he owns for Action Alerts PLUS.
On Monday, Bank of America closed flat for the day at $15.63.
: Cramer recommended Diana Shipping based on rising day rates. He also liked
Nordic American Tanker
On Monday, Diana Shipping closed up 47 cents, or 3.2%, at $15.24; Nordic American Tanker gained 9 cents, or 0.3%, to $31.42; and Frontline added 53 cents, or 1.9%, to close at $28.56.
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(Editor's note: At the time of publication, Cramer owned Bank of America for his Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.)
At the time of publication, Cramer was long Bank of America and Honeywell.
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