Here's what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks during the Mad Money Lightning Round:

Microsoft (MSFT - Get Report) : "This stock has had a monster run. I think it can still be bought."

Medtronic (MDT - Get Report) : "I like that deal. That one is a buy, buy, buy. "

Raytheon (RTN - Get Report) : "I'm tired of people selling this one."

United Technologies (UTX - Get Report) : "We need to see the Rockwell deal close. Otherwise it's got five points of downside."

Xilinx (XLNX - Get Report) : "They had a good quarter and I like it."

Cisco Systems (CSCO - Get Report) : "I think the stock is way too low. I think it's a buy."

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