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NEW YORK (
) -- Here's what Jim Cramer had to say on
's "Squawk On The Street" Monday:
has been among the worst-performing utility stocks, but that group is trying to find a bottom. He was bearish on
, saying it is difficult to own a stock that misses the numbers on its first quarter as a publicly traded company.
Investors appear to be giving Excelon the benefit of the stock, pushing it up 2.6% at Monday's close. Zillow was nearly flat.
Cramer was also bearish on
, noting that investors simply cannot own steel stocks at the moment. He was downbeat on
as well, saying the stock has done nothing and investors need to stay away.
AK Steel was also flat while SanDisk rose 1.4%.
Finally, Cramer said he was not surprised by a downgrade of
because that stock has become a football for analysts. Nor was he surprised by an upgrade of
as other analysts are trying to call a bottom in that troubled phone maker.
McDonald's stock closed down nearly 1% while investors hung up on Nokia; its shares were down 5.6%.
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