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'Mad Money Lightning Round': Grab Some IBM

Cramer says he would start a position in the well-run company.

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) -- Here's what Jim Cramer had to sayabout some of the stocks that callers offered up during the "Mad MoneyLightning Round" Thursday evening.

International Business Machines

(IBM) - Get Report

: "I'd start a position now. It's really well run. "

Linn Energy


: "I'm worried. Natural gas at $5 is a problem if it stays there. It's OK for now, but next year I'm worried."



: "You need growth and you're not going to get super growth with that one."


(NFLX) - Get Report

: "This is a difficult one. I'd take some profits and let the rest run."


(C) - Get Report

: "The government is selling that stock every day. I think its a winner. Don't get discouraged. "

EV Energy Partners


: "I think with interest rates low, it's going to stay a winner. You have to stick with it."

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners


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: "That's another one that's working, I'd stick with it."


(GLW) - Get Report

: "Corning is tough. I think that TVs are bad, but the rest of the business is good. I don't have a catalyst to take it higher."

Exxon Mobil

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: "The balance sheet is terrific, but here again, I have no catalyst to buy it. Let's forget about it."

Hot Topic


: "I want you to stick with it. Retail is fickle but I'm sticking with it. Their last quarter wasn't that bad. I want you to hold onto it, it's getting better."

Research In Motion


: "I love the whole company, but they're up against Apple and I'm not going to recommend a stock that's up against Apple. "

-- Written by Scott Rutt in Washington

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At the time of publication, Cramer was not long any stock mentioned.

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