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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" Tuesday evening:
is the best-acting technology stock in the book. ... I don't trust much of technology until we get to the summer ... Apple is best in show. Pull the trigger on any weakness."
: "I saw gold creeping up today, and I was shocked. ... I think gold is a good place to go. I think that people should have one gold stock out of 10. And the one they should own is Yamana." Cramer would back up the truck at 12.
: "Had to give up on it. ... That particular segment of defense spending has apparently slowed a bit. ... I like
." Cramer also gave a nod to
: "Meandering between 80 and 85. Avastin's problems are way overblown." Cramer doesn't like Genentech as much as
: "Everybody's known that Vista's not selling well. ... I think that Microsoft at 26 merits a buy ... rock-solid balance sheet and a business that is not going away. ... BuyBuyBuy."
: "The pecking order of drillers is very clear." Cramer put
, which he owns for his
Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust, first, followed by
. "Only then would you pick up Diamond Offshore."
: "I thought Garmin acted very well today. ... Let the stock come in to 50 -- then I need you to pull the trigger multiple times."
*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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