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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:
: "No, no, no. We don't recommended any airlines on this show."
China Finance Online
: "That's a bad stock, and I don't like it. I just have to tell you to sell, sell, sell."
( MER): "Merrill is OK, I don't think there's a problem at Merrill, but I do think that
: "No, they paid too much for those new brands. We took that one off the table and we're not looking back."
: "After that great quarter, the stock did nothing. I can't recommend that. I don't like retail, but I do like
: "Cherokee is too dicey for me, I'd rather see you in
Terra Industries Inc
( TRA): "No, I like
. That's my pecking order for those stocks."
Vasco Data Security
: "No, they missed the quarter. They're in the penalty box; that's a big 10-minute penalty there."
: "I'm not recommending ING. You can keep your money at the bank, but not in the stock."
: "I was wrong about Riverbed. I blew it. I thought they were immune to the economic slowdown, and they're not."
: "I like natural gas so much. I almost don't care which company you own, as long as you've got 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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