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Cramer's 'Mad Money Lightning Round': Don't Bet Against the Casinos

Cramer says it's risky shorting Las Vegas Sands, MGM Mirage and Wynn.

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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:

Dentsply International

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: "That stock goes higher, and if Uncle Ben

Bernanke doesn't loosen

rates, you'll make even more money."

Sun Microsystems


: The fundamentals are "good and getting better." ... Stock goes higher. I am, right now, for the first time behind Sun Micro."


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: "I like management ... but I can't get behind this company. Don'tBuyDon'tBuy ... Only one I'm going to stick with is


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Sears Holdings


: "Still related to housing ... I know he's

Chairman Eddie Lampert buying back stock ... I don't see any light at the end of the tunnel unless the


cuts radically. Cramer says it's hard to "turn the tide against the housing tsunami."


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: "Overlooked vs.


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... and every bit as good as Cummins."

Sara Lee


: "No upside to Sara Lee. I think it's a Don'tBuy situation. ... Everybody likes





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, and those are the two that are going up."


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: "I would rather watch

Sherwin Williams

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paint dry or own Sherwin Williams than own Microsoft." In tech, Cramer would go with


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: Cramer likes


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: "Second rate.


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starting to move,



doing a bond offering,


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busting out and


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. And you want Biovail?"

Tyco International


: "There's value in Tyco."


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: "My No. 1 name if the



Las Vegas Sands

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: "You're going to get hurt" if you short the casino hotels, Cramer said. He also likes

MGM Mirage

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*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 Hewlett-Packard and Sears Holdings.

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