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 raised his price target on Apple to $264 from $200 because of an expected accounting change that will allow Apple to recognize its true earnings. He recommended getting into the stock now before the rest of Wall Street catches on.
On Wednesday, Apple closed up $6.71, or 3.8%, at $181.87.
: Cramer said he likes the stock's fundamentals as well as the diversity of its customer base and its geographical diversity, its inventory reduction and its exposure to the mobile device market. He called the stock a buy.
On Wednesday, Flextronics added 54 cents, or 7.8%, to close at $7.46.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
: Cramer spoke with Martha Stewart Executive Chairman Charles Koppelman. The company is embarking on new partnerships with
, which Cramer owns for Action Alerts PLUS, and
. Cramer liked the stock and said he'd buy Martha Stewart on a pullback.
On Wednesday, Martha Stewart gained 25 cents, or 3.1%, to close at $8.39. Home Depot was up 65 cents, or 2.4%, at $28.06; Macy's lost 9 cents, or 0.5%, to $17.52; and Costco added 88 cents, or 1.6%, to $57.70.
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At the time of publication, Cramer had no positions in stocks mentioned .
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