Cramer's 'Mad Money Lightning Round': Don't Like the Way Men's Wearhouse Looks

Cramer was not impressed by the retailer's same-store sales.
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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:

Sears Holdings

(SHLD)

: "I expect a good number

from the earnings report tomorrow morning. Two thumbs, way up." Cramer owns the company's shares for his

Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.

Hewitt Associates

(HEW)

: "Don'tBuyDon'tBuy."

Bankrate

(RATE)

: "Great quarter, going higher. I suspect it's going back to 40. Hold on."

Yamana Gold

(AUY) - Get Report

: "If you want to own gold, it is Yamana. ... Two thumbs up for that terrific international gold player."

Men's Wearhouse

(MW)

: "Same-store sales not as much as I like. ... I am not impressed by that Men's Wearhouse number, and I thought I would be."

TXU

(TXU)

: "Extremely disappointing quarter from those folks." Although Cramer said the 3% dividend helps, "I'd rather own some of the Canadian utility companies."

Pacific Sunwear

(PSUN)

: "This stock rallied because the inventory went down. ... I think there should be more to a stock than just inventory reduction." Cramer prefers

J.C. Penney

(JCP) - Get Report

.

Amazon

(AMZN) - Get Report

: "This is one that I have not systematically liked. And what did it do? It ran another 7 points in my face. ... But I can't change my mind because it's too expensive to own."

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Abercrombie & Fitch

(ANF) - Get Report

: "When that stock was at 50 ... ANF was then on a historic rally all the way up to 76." Cramer said he wasn't "going back into that cauldron" with the stock at 72. "I am a seller of Abercrombie."

Genesis Microchip

(GNSS)

: "I have not been a fan. ... already stuck my neck out with

Corning

(GLW) - Get Report

. Forget yours, go with mine. Corning, 21."

Target

(TGT) - Get Report

: "As good as Target is, I have to keep coming back to J.C. Penney. ... Sporting goods is

Dick's

(DKS) - Get Report

. Apparel is JCP ... For big-box retail, it's

Best Buy

(BBY) - Get Report

." Cramer also likes

Kohl's

(KSS) - Get Report

.

Procter & Gamble

(PG) - Get Report

: "Wrong time in the

economic cycle to buy ... because the cycle has already slowed down. ... It's OK, but it's only one thumb up because of where we are now."

Cramer also was bullish on

Manpower

(MAN) - Get Report

,

NYSE Group

(NYX)

and

Tween Brands

(TWB)

.

*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 Sears Holdings.

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