TheStreet's Jim Cramer discusses the day's trending stocks on our Facebook Live show, airing weekdays at 10 a.m. EST.
Friday was the last day of the first quarter. Despite the S&P 500's flat performance in March, the broad index rose 5.5% during first quarter thanks largely to expectations of tax reform and deregulation under the Trump administration.
In fact, Arconic (ARNC) - Get Arconic, Inc. Report was one of the best performing stocks in the S&P 500 during the first quarter, rising over 40%. The stock is a holding of Cramer's charitable trust, Action Alerts PLUS.
The Trump trade started to unravel toward the end of March as investors grew anxious about President Trump's ability to follow through on health care and tax reform. The GOP's proposed health care bill failed to receive enough support on March 24.
TheStreet compiled 10 highlights from this week's shows.
1. Keep an Eye on Aronic
"We've made some trimming here [with Arconic] - it has soared so much from where we bought the last chunk," Cramer said referring to his charitable trust. "It is a company that is uniquely levered to both aerospace and auto and the aerospace business I think is going to be very, very strong."
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2. Stocks Are Entering 2Q Too High
While Jim Cramer isn't a bear, he thinks stocks are entering the second quarter at elevated levels. He thinks a better time will come to commit capital in the next couple of days.
3. Hold Apple, Don't Trade Apple
"Apple went from $93 - where it was the first week of May - to $143," Cramer said. "When you have a move like that, I am not going to tell someone this is the price and pound the table to buy."
4. Lululemon Faces Plenty of Competition
Cramer said the athletic clothing company is grappling with a host of competitors.
"A lot of companies have come into this particular niche," Cramer said, referring to Nike (NKE) - Get NIKE, Inc. (NKE) Report, Old Navy, a division of Gap (GPS) - Get Gap, Inc. (GPS) Report, New Balance and others.
5. Walgreens-Rite Aid Deal Is Good
Cramer wants the Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) - Get Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Reportand Rite Aid (RAD) - Get Rite Aid Corporation Reportmerger to close. Walgreens is a holding of Cramer's charitable trust, Action Alerts PLUS. "It's the government that's giving them a hard time," Cramer said.
Walgreens has reportedly given the Federal Trade Commission a deadline for its planned $9.7 billion merger, according to a New York Post report.
6. Cramer Is Bullish on e.l.f. Beauty
7. Don't Give Up on Chipotle
Chipotle (CMG) - Get Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Report has suffered since its 2015 E. coli outbreak. Cramer said consumers need 18 months to rebuild their trust of following its 2015 E. coli outbreak. The last incident was in December 2015.
"We are starting to get to the point where Chipotle numbers will soar," Cramer said.
8. Don't Underestimate Samsung
This week, Samsung (SSNLF) unveiled its Galaxy S8. Even though battery fires ruined the launch of the Galaxy Note 7, Cramer isn't underestimating the company.
Though the Samsung battery issues helped boost shares of Apple.
9. Profits Are in Focus for Restoration Hardware
"They're going to run this place for profit," Cramer said. "They were doing a very big reformation of the company last year - there are a lot of good things that are going to occur with Restoration Hardware."
Restoration Hardware shares are up some 51% since the start of the year.
10. UK Stocks Are Too Expensive
On Wednesday, the U.K. triggered Article 50, which commences a two-year negotiation of the nation's withdrawal from the European Union. Cramer said UK stocks are too expensive. "I would sell almost all [UK] stocks except Diageo (DEO) - Get Diageo plc Sponsored ADR Report .
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