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Cramer's 'Mad Money' Follow-Up: Gilead

Jim Cramer said he expects terrific performance from Gilead.

On Friday's "Mad Money" show, Jim Cramer called ON Semiconductor (ONNN) a buy after its quarterly results. He spoke with CEO Keith Jackson, who said the company is committed to paying off its debt.

On Tuesday, ON added 24 cents, or 3.9%, to close at $6.46.

Cramer also recommended

CKE Restaurants


as a Speculative Friday pick and a turnaround play. He liked the stock's 3% dividend and said that the company should be able to turn its negatives into positives.

On Tuesday, CKE closed up $1.07, or 13.8%, at $8.80.

Cramer also liked

Companhia Vale

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as a play on China.

On Tuesday, Vale added 54 cents, or 2.9%, to close at $19.26.

In the

"Lightning Round" segment

, Cramer recommended

Gilead Sciences

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, calling it the "Best house in a touch neighborhood." He said it might be painful "while Obama doesn't like biotech" but that Gilead should "come through this period terrifically."

On Tuesday, Gilead gained 14 cents to $42.47.

Emerson Electric

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's chart might be bad, but Cramer said he's not scared. He'd bought some for his

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charitable trust earlier last week.

On Tuesday, Emerson closed up $1.07, or 3.3%, at $33.25.


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"could be in the midst of a turn," said Cramer, but he wasn't sure.

On Tuesday, Starbucks added 50 cents, or 3.9%, to close at $13.50.

Cramer said that the damage is done in

Cliffs Natural Resources

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following its offering, and now he thinks "the risk is over."

On Tuesday, Cliffs Natural added $1.41, or 6.1%, to close at $24.55.

At the time of publication, Cramer was long Emerson Electric.

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