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Mad Money Mailbag: A Prescription for Centene

A viewer learns how Cramer would treat the healthcare company.

Editor's note: The following are questions received from viewers of "Mad Money," seen every day at 6 p.m. EST on CNBC.

What are your latest thoughts on Centene (CNC) - Get Centene Corporation Report?-- Erik from Arkansas

James J. Cramer:

I like this company very much, but like most Medicaid plays the stock has been volatile of late. Centene could be an attractive buy up to $25, though a more conservative play would be to first look at the fourth quarter results that are due out Feb. 7.

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