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Cramer's 'Mad Money Lightning Round': Saks Appeal

Cramer sees 4 to 5 points of upside in the high-end retailer.

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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" Thursday evening:



: "The company is

en fuego

. This is one of my favorite situations. ... Saks I think is going up 4 or 5 more points."



: Cramer said it just reported a "horrible" quarter.

Sprint Nextel

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: "I was impressed about that last quarter ... really felt the company had lost its way

before that. They blew away the numbers. ... This company is doing everything right. I think Sprint is now a BuyBuyBuy, particularly under 20. That stock could go much higher."

Global Industries


: "Part of the driller complex. I have been watching





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," the latter two Cramer has in his

Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust. Cramer said he would swap out of Global Industries and go into one of the three he mentioned.


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: "I'm surprised this stock isn't doing better ...

although they did miss the quarter. I think the stock is a buy. I'm not backing way from Logitech."

Dean Foods

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: Cramer said the company is "all about" returning money to shareholders. "That special dividend plan is brilliant. ... That's a great company."

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: "I think you gotta buy this company. ... Genzyme's good,


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good. Bring 'em in, bring 'em in."

RF Micro Devices


: "I would SellSellSell, and when it comes in, back to 6, that's when you pull the trigger."

Acorda Therapeutics

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: "A very speculative stock. I'm reluctant to recommend it with a lot of the great biotech trading down."

Research In Motion

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: "I do think that RIM is a good place to be, not a great place to be. ... I can't recommend here. One of the few tech stocks that haven't come down enough to pull the trigger."

Walter Industries


: "That stock is an inexpensive stock. ... Too darn hard to understand. But I'm not backing away. There's a lot of value."


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: "That along with




Becton Dickinson

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may be the three best medical stocks to play today. ... Baxter's a winner."



: "DontBuyDontBuy."


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: "You need to buy more MasterCard. I would pull the trigger multiple times."

Emerson Electric

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: "One of the best-run manufacturers in the country." Cramer also likes

Parker Hannifin

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Illinois Tool Works

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Bristol-Myers Squibb

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: "Time to sell."

Pioneer Drilling


: "I do not want to see you in PDC."


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: Cramer sees nothing to the core business.

Vail Resorts

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: "It's had a big run. ... That's a good stock on a pullback. I would have to BuyBuyBuy."

Regal Entertainment


: "These cinema companies are good. ... This one's got a nice dividend."

*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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