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Cramer's 'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Ameritrade the Beautiful

Cramer says the online brokerage captures the spirit of the bull market.

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Here's what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks that callers offered up during the "Mad Money Lightning Round" Wednesday evening:

Old Dominion

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: "You come to me with a trucking company in one of the only groups I don't like here? Ixnay."


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: "Captures the spirit of this bull market. I like that stock."



: "Not as much as I like


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: "Used to be King Hal ... It was Prince Hal. Now it's like Falstaff. ... That group is still in free-fall. ... When the OIH (

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) goes to 115, I will pull the trigger." Cramer owns Halliburton for his

Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.

Rite Aid

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: "I like RAD."

Energy Conversion


: "You're up 2 bucks today. I don't like the alternative-energy stocks. ... Take the 2-point gain."



: "I like anything that makes it so that we see better, we look better. ... I will bless IntraLase, I like IntraLase."

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United Auto Group

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: "That stock pays rent on the 52-week high. ... I like UAG."



: "That is a proverbial wet blanket on the bull. ... You don't want to be in Tyco. Get some horse sense."



: "You can't go backing up the truck* on Rentech. ... Here's what I think for you. Nine lashes. ... You took valuable time from the Lightning Round for that."

Skyworks Solutions

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: "You must ring the register right now."

J2 Global Communications

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: "I would swap into




Quest Diagnostics

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: "Quest is overpricing its work. ... By the way, I was wrong on Quest."



: "I wish there was a button for quadruple sell."



: "I see potential for a shortfall there."

Sears Holdings


: "I think that Eddie Lampert knows what he's doing. I would recommend that stock even to octogenarians."

Cramer also was bullish on




*For all you home-gamers, a 'mon-back opportunity means Cramer would back up the figurative truck and load up on a stock.

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At the time of publication, Cramer was long Halliburton and Sears Holdings.

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