RealMoney Radio Mailbag: Google and Apple Are Must Owns

A listener learns why Cramer believes Google has a higher multiple than Apple.
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Why does Google (GOOG) - Get Report have a higher earnings multiple than Apple (AAPL) - Get Report?-- Jonathan

Jim Cramer

: Google has a higher multiple because it is growing much faster than Apple, and growth is a primary determinant of how high a multiple investors will assign a stock. Nonetheless, I believe both Google and Apple are great stocks to own right now and both should trade much higher over the next 12 months.

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