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.

UnitedHealth

(UNH) - Get Report

: Cramer looked at the charts of UnitedHealth,

WellPoint

(WLP)

and

Humana

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and did not like what he saw. "The charts are saying you can't own the HMOs perhaps because health care reform will hit them harder than we'd expected," Cramer said. And he's going with the chartists this time. "I'm telling you to skedaddle from this group."

On Wednesday, UnitedHealth closed down 64 cents, or 2.5%, at $25.04; WellPoint was off $1.92, or 3.9%, to $47.36; and Humana gave up 72 cents, or 1.9%, to close at $37.30.

Windstream

(WIN) - Get Report

: Cramer wanted to make sure Windstream's hefty dividend was safe, so he spoke with CEO Jeff Gardner, who said he felt "great" about the company's yield. "We're doing all the right things in our business," he said, and Cramer agreed.

On Wednesday, Windstreatm added 33 cents, or 3.4%, to $10.13.

Apple

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: Cramer called Apple the No. 1 player in the mobile Internet tsunami. He said

AT&T

(T) - Get Report

is the safety.

On Wednesday, Apple gave up 3 cents to close at $185.35, while AT&T slid 19 cents, or 0.7%, to $27.01.

Bucyrus

(BUCY)

: In his

"Lightning Round"

segment, Cramer said that even though the "easy money has been made" in Bucyrus, it still has upside. He said both it and

Joy Global

(JOYG)

are well-run companies.

On Wednesday, Bucyrus slid 2 cents to close at $35.61, while Joy Global lost 25 cents to close at $48.94.

Medtronic

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: Cramer said no to Medtronic, preferring

St. Jude

(STJ)

and

Abbott Labs

(ABT) - Get Report

.

On Wednesday, Medtronic slid 34 cents, or 0.9%, to $36.80; St. Jude was off 73 cents, or 1.8%, at $39.01; and Abbott added 37 cents, or 0.8%, to $49.47.

DryShips

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: Cramer told viewers to sell DryShips, especially after

Nordic American Tanker's

(NAT) - Get Report

"great" release Tuesday.

On Wednesday, DryShips lost 18 cents, or 2.6%, to close at $6.63, while Nordic American gained 21 cents, or 0.7%, to $29.58.

To watch replays of Cramer's video segments, visit the Mad Money page on CNBC

.

At the time of publication, Cramer was long Abbott.

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