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You can sell it and then buy it back. I mean, I gotta tell you, he said something really interesting which is that, I'd say, the preponderance of people who have been writing about GE all the way down has been like all right, stick to my buy but cutting my price story, stick to my buy but cutting numbers. He said that has to end. In order, you gotta buy. [inaudible 00:02:11] about CVS. I mean everybody we know how to throw CVS. You can't, Karen Kramer used to say all right, maiden in the volcano time. And maiden in the volcano meant, I actually wrote a piece about this in the New York magazine, maiden in the volcano said sacrifice a stock, and only then will the gods please you. GE sacrifices, we sacrificed Alterra which was then only bought by Intel. Because I had all these semis, side links in Alterra, at that point they were one and two, they were big competitors. She goes, "Listen, I'm throwing Alterra into the volcano," and immediately got a bottom. It's the way it is.

Jim Cramer knows how and when to sacrifice a stock. 

Cramer spoke about how he knows when it's time to sacrifice a stock in your portfolio and what he's learned from Karen Cramer about sacrificing a stock. 

"Karen Cramer used to say all right, maiden in the volcano time. And maiden in the volcano meant, I actually wrote a piece about this in the New York Magazine, maiden in the volcano said sacrifice a stock, and only then will the gods please you," Cramer said. "GE (GE - Get Report) sacrifices, we sacrificed Alterra which was then only bought by Intel (INTC - Get Report) . Because I had all these semis, side links in Alterra, at that point they were one and two, they were big competitors. She goes, 'Listen, I'm throwing Alterra into the volcano,' and immediately got a bottom. It's the way it is."

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