Cramer's Lightning Round - Eli Lilly Needs a New Drug (12/9/10)

by: Miriam Metzinger

Stocks discussed on the lightning round session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Thursday December 9.

Bullish Calls:

Deckers (NASDAQ:DECK): "I think Deckers can add 10 points before the year's end."

Abbott Labs (NYSE:ABT): "There are so many drug companies that have momentum like Abbott."

Cummins (NYSE:CMI): "The best engines in the world...I think Cummins is a buy... the truck bull market is alive and well ...I pull the trigger."

Visa (NYSE:V), American Express (NYSE:AXP): "Hold onto Visa ...more than Visa I like AXP... I think it is the best financial there is."

BlackRock (NYSE:BLK): "I think this is great ... we saw an upgrade today."

OptionsXpress (NASDAQ:OXPS): "The CEO tells us he is going to redeploy capital...he is on your side as a buy buy...I say congratulations OptionsXpress shareholder."

Bearish Calls:

Eli Lilly (NYSE:LLY): "It is a dividend play... I say 'don't buy' ... we need a big drug from LLY and we don't have it."

Merck (NYSE:MRK): "Merck doesn't have it...I don't need Merck."


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