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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:
: "I think there's a place for gold in every portfolio. But they missed the quarter and I want to see the tax loss selling stop before I own that one."
Principal Financial Group
: "Here's the problem: There was a report that came out that said Principal needs to raise money. I believe that report, so I'm saying no to that stock."
: "I think they really blew up with that acquisition. I think that is still a sell, even down here."
: "The defense contractors are a sale under Obama. Its a well-run company. I hate to not recommended it, but I can't."
Chicago Mercantile Exchange
: "This is a hot, bull market stock, and I feel like even though business is good, the hedge funds are still likely to sell. So let's wait until January for that one."
*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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