RealMoney Radio Mailbag: Lower the Limit for Lucent

A listener learns why Cramer doesn't think the stock is set to soar.
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Jim, will Lucent (LU) ever make it back up to $50?-- Joe in South Carolina

James J. Cramer:

Lucent could make a comeback but I don't see this company generating the earnings power to get it up to $50 a share anytime in the foreseeable future. In fact, the stock, which I own for my

Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust, could have trouble making it back to $5.

How do you feel about Nasdaq'sI:IXIC announcement that it will have the highest listing standards in the world?-- Celeste from New York

James J. Cramer:

Overall, I believe this is a positive development for the market, but it is unclear whether this will benefit Nasdaq the stock. I would have been much happier if they (along with the

NYSE

) decided to get more aggressive in delisting companies that fail to meet basic requirements.

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