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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" Friday evening:
Aventine Renewable Energy
: "We're not gonna go into the ethanol businesss ... if we do, we're going to buy the one that actually has earnings and a business model,
Archer Daniels Midland
at 12 ... this stock is bottoming."
: "Down 4 from the high, I want you to pull the trigger. I want you to get long Danaher."
: "Made a dilutive acquisition for a
hedge fund ... once again, board members. ... Would you please broom the guy?" Cramer was referring to Citigroup CEO Chuck Prince.
: "Did we nail that one after the secondary? Picked up a quick 12 there. ... high-performance alloy stock."
: "Not my favorite drug stock. ... that's gonna be
. ... I think it goes to 60 ... options expiring next Friday. ... and then I want you to sell it."
: "How much do we like Crocs? ... every time you go to a college you see Crocs shoes. ... more than a quarter of the stock is short? ... We like Crocs. We think it goes to 60."
National Oilwell Varco
: "Do you remember I did this stock for three straight days because I wanted people in it so bad? National Oilwell Varco is a stock we've been recommending ... 83 goes to 90."
: "Up so much since I recommended it, I'm scared of it. Why don't we take a little off the table?"
: "At $20 ... I had that management on. I embraced that stock. ... it is a good company."
: "That is a good company ... the Web is so hot ... I'm still going to send you to
: "Down 10% from its high." Cramer said he wanted to stick with best of breed:
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 Transocean.
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