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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:
: "I would ring the register .... I think that they are asset-challenged. ... That's why I've been featuring
. ... Buying Yamana and selling Newmont is right."
: "It's a mortgage real estate investment trust. We don't like them. We've been hurt by them."
: "I also like
. ... Mattel is not an expensive stock ... Let me give it 1 1/2 thumbs up, no more than that because I do need a price break to be able to pull the trigger big time."
: "This is a quality insurer ... the problem is that it's an expensive insurer. ... However, it is well run, and I countenance buying the stock."
: "Of all the drug stocks and all the gin joints in the world, that one is not for me. ... I don't like the pipeline. Even more overvalued than
." Cramer recommends
Johnson & Johnson
, both of which he owns for his
Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.
: "A first-class, House of Pleasure juggernaut." Cramer said it's an international utility company with "fabulous assets in South America. Two thumbs up, way up. Make mine La Familia; that's the best of the tequilas."
: "That stock is all the way down and yet I still will not recommend it."
: "They have just destroyed their customer base. They're being litigated to death. I want you to sell Qualcomm and sell it nine ways to Sunday."
: "One of the most dead, flat-line, do-nothing stocks I have come across." Cramer also lumped in
. He says he's had it with the semiconductor-equipment stocks.
: : "They screwed up again. House of pain, train wreck. Take your losses and move on."
: "Of all the semiconductor stocks that reported, that had the single best beat ... Buy LSI, stick with LSI."
*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 Johnson & Johnson and Schering-Plough.
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