Lightning RoundBullish Cramer was bullish on Sirius Satellite Radio ( SIRI), Lucent Technologies ( LU), Lowe's ( LOW), Exxon Mobil ( XOM), Intermagnetics General ( IMGC), GenCorp ( GY), LeapFrog Enterprises ( LF), Sonic ( SONC), America Movil ( AMX), Pike Electric ( PEC), St. Jude Medical ( STJ), Weyerhaeuser ( WY), Dresser-Rand Group ( DRC), Netflix ( NFLX), National Oilwell Varco ( NOV), Aqua America ( WTR) and Chesapeake Energy ( CHK). Bearish Cramer was bearish on Home Depot ( HD), Amylin Pharmaceuticals ( AMLN), TransGlobe Energy ( TGA), Fastenal ( FAST), Applied Materials ( AMAT), Petrobras Energia Participaciones ( PZE), First Marblehead ( FMD), Brightpoint ( CELL), Synovus Financial ( SNV), Vail Resorts ( MTN), Forward Industries ( FORD), Hewlett-Packard ( HPQ), Nortel Networks ( NT) and Blockbuster ( BBI). *For all you home-gamers, a 'mon-back opportunity means Cramer would back up the figurative truck and load up on a stock.
Interested in more Cramer? Check out Jim's rules and commandments for investing from his latest book by clicking here. It's a series of articles from Cramer on how to become a better investor. The following table lists some of the rules that Cramer dissects.
|1.||Pigs Get Slaughtered||2.||It's OK to Pay the Taxes|
|3.||Don't Buy All at Once||4.||Buy Damaged Stocks|
|5.||Diversify to Control Risk||6.||Do Your Homework|
|7.||Don't Panic||8.||Buy Best-of-Breed|
|9.||Defend Some Stocks||10.||Don't Bet on Bad Stocks|
|11.||Own Fewer Names||12.||Cash Is for Winners|
|13.||No Regrets||14.||Expect Corrections|
|15.||Know Bonds||16.||Don't Subsidize Losers|
|17.||No Room for Hope||18.||Be Flexible|
|19.||Quit When Execs Do||20.||Patience Is a Virtue|
|21.||Be a TV Critic||22.||When to Wait 30 Days|
|23.||Beware the Hype||24.||Explain Your Picks|
|25.||Find the Bull Market|
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