Bring on the Analysts

One of the more time-honored cycles on Wall Street is the dramatic 'reiterate buy' that you get after the shelling has stopped.
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It will be fun tomorrow to see if the analysts come out of their foxholes and push stocks. I am holding on to my


(MU) - Get Report

because that would be the kind of stock that gets pushed. No value added there.

Same with


(ATHM) - Get Report

. Lots of positive buzz tomorrow, I bet. Yep, one of the more time-honored cycles around the canyons of Wall Street is the dramatic "reiterate buy" that you get after the shelling has stopped. It is why I have let go very little of the trading stock I took in on Monday while I sat on my cell phone from the


tarmac. These "reitbuys" as we call them at

Cramer Berkowitz

, always come at the worse time, after the market has been trashed.

That's okay. They are excellent to use to lighten up when you are a tad too long.

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James J. Cramer is manager of a hedge fund and co-founder of At time of publication, his fund was long @Home, America Online and Micron Technology. His fund often buys and sells securities that are the subject of his columns, both before and after the columns are published, and the positions that his fund takes may change at any time. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Cramer's writings provide insights into the dynamics of money management and are not a solicitation for transactions. While he cannot provide investment advice or recommendations, he invites you to comment on his column at