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RealMoney Radio: IPod Killer, Qu'est-ce Que C'est?

Cramer says that no one can touch Apple right now, but the also-rans keep trying.

Market players need to get into

Apple

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, which is where "the most money is being made today," Jim Cramer said on his

"RealMoney" radio show Thursday.

Sometimes the easiest way to make money is to bet against the critics, which is what Cramer is suggesting that people do regarding to Apple. Although numerous other companies, such as

SanDisk

(SNDK)

, might be coming out with their own versions of the "iPod killer," these products can't compete with the iPod, he said.

Instead, all that the iPod criticism has done is prevented people from making money in Apple, he said. "Money is made in this country by betting against conventional wisdom."

In a recent press release, Apple said its business "was dramatically better" than everybody thought, and the stock "exploded" four points higher. According to Cramer, Apple still has 20 further points to explode.

"Everybody is trying to take a crack at Apple, and the media paints every initiative against Apple as an iPod killer," but this stock is "going to $100," he said.

Apple is still down eight points from its beginning-of-the-year high. However, Cramer said this doesn't make sense because the company is doing better now.

Similarly, although people have been against the homebuilders, these stocks have done nothing but go up, he said.

"You can't be spooked out of Apple or homebuilders," Cramer said. "It is true that homebuilders have been hurt, but these companies are priced as if they are going out of business, and this is not happening."

A stock he got wrong, he said, is

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eBay

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.

Cramer said he's been negative on the stock and consequently kept people out of it from $22 to $30. He got it wrong, he said, because he did not look enough at eBay's bull case.

"EBay has done many things wrong," Cramer said. Not only did it overpay for

PayPal

and

Skype

, but also, he had no confidence in CEO Meg Whitman.

"The eBay franchise, no matter how much

the management tries to destruct it, is indestructible," Cramer said. "It is free from competition and so it will go higher."

There are many companies that have tried to do what eBay does, including

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

, which Cramer owns for his charitable trust,

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Amazon

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and even

Google

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. But they have all failed, he said.

EBay is a stock which is done going down, Cramer said.

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At the time of publication, Cramer was long Yahoo!.

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