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Cramer's 'Mad Money Lightning Round': Make Annaly an Ally

A big Fed rate cut will send the stock up, Cramer says.

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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" Monday evening:


(BLK) - Get BlackRock, Inc. Report

: "This is one of the companies that understands all this junk credit. ... I'd buy one share of BlackRock and stick it in the stocking."


(WMT) - Get Walmart Inc. Report

: "First of all, congratulations nailing Wal-Mart. ... I bet it goes to $51 to $52. ... That doesn't make me a seer because I haven't been behind it, you have. Good work."

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(ARAY) - Get Accuray Incorporated Report

: "It's been not that great. ...

Intuitive Surgical

(ISRG) - Get Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Report

pulled back. ... I'd rather own one share of ISRG than 10 shares of Accuray."


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(NLY) - Get Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Report

: "May I just say that I am proud of my friend Mike Farrell. ... He stood clear of all this nonsense. ... If we catch a big rate cut tomorrow, it's going to $20. ... Congratulations."

Horsehead Holding


: "ZINC has been going down. The price of commodities has been going down. ... I'm not backing away. ... I think you should be a buyer of ZINC."

U.S. BioEnergy


: "It's an ethanol play, and I don't like those.SellSellSell."


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: "We liked these bulk carriers and then the Baltic Index ... went down. ... I think DSX (

Diana Shipping

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is cheaper. ... I say you're a buy."

Corus Bankshares


: "If the


cuts a half point, you're going to see 15 on that. ... The fundamentals aren't that good. ... I don't like CORS, I don't like to play short-busting, but I gotta admit even CORS goes up on a rate cut."

Smith & Wesson


: "No, we got off that horse in the midteens. ... We know a lot of people lost money since then. ... I'm still saying Don'tBuy."

*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 had no positions in any of the stocks mentioned.

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