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RealMoney Radio Mailbag: Follow the Ad Money

A listener get a clear answer about whether newspaper stocks are a buy.

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Jimbo, tell me about the newspaper stocks like Washington Post (WPO) . Are they a buy?-- Kenny from Staten Island, N.Y.

James J. Cramer:

I am not a fan of the newspaper stocks. The only real advertising growth is happening on the Web and is coming out of the hide of traditional media companies like the old-line newspapers.

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are the forerunners in this movement and are taking share away from the newspapers.

Keep in mind that both of these stocks are expensive, but long-term I believe they are good bets on this trend.