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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:
: "We are not arbitragers. ... Let's move on to the next, which I think is
Hudson City Bancorp
: "If I were to recommend one sunshine play, it would be Evergreen."
: "It is still dirt cheap. It's at 17 times earnings. I'm still saying UNH is a buy."
: "I am going out right here right now with a sell."
: "Great, great recession-proof business. I would do a 'mon back* at 34."
: "I nailed that stock. ... US Tobacco is one of the safest, best stocks. ... I think the stock goes to 60. ... The tobacco business, two thumbs up." Cramer also recommended
, which he owns for his
Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust, and
: "I want to give you
: "I like the polyvinyl chloride business. ... Much unknown stock that should be bought."
: "Now it is Just Don't Stink Us. ... I liked you once, now I give you the trap door."
: "May be the best aerospace play still out there."
: "I can't go down to Arch Coal until BTU (
) settles. I'm saying no to that one. Thumbs down."
: "One of my favorite drug companies. ... I think in this slowing economy, Shire could go through 52."
: "I feel that that group is too levered to discretionary spending. I'd rather have
Procter & Gamble
here than Carnival."
: "I'm going to recommend ...
: "At 15 bucks, frankly, I'm calling that a steal."
Cramer was bullish on
Cramer was bearish 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 Altria, Textron and United Health.
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