Quidel Pro Quo - Cramer's Lightning Round (4/28/08)

by: Miriam Metzinger

Stocks discussed in the lightning round session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV program, Monday April 28. Click on a stock ticker for more analysis:

Bullish calls:

Fluor (NYSE:FLR): “One of the great infrastructure plays in the world... The stock's been getting hit here. On any pullback, I'm a buyer of FLR...”
Quidel (NASDAQ:QDEL): “This company is diagnostics. Diagnostics is where it's at.”
CVS Caremark (NYSE:CVS)
EMC (EMC): “I'm not backing away. I own it. Today was a good day for EMC, but it is one of the worst stocks I have ever seen.”
Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ)
Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD): “I think GILD is a monster-good company, and you should hold onto your calls, and hold onto your common, for those who have bought GILD.”
Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO): “Don't just be patient, but be buying some MRO. You've got horse sense!”

Bearish calls:

Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT): “…it doesn't have the great earnings, and we don't recommend stocks just based on a takeover basis, unless it has the earnings…don’t buy.”
Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD): “ …didn't like that quarter... Mary Sammons [CEO] is so in the penalty box.”
Whole Foods (WFMI): “ …the company, is a little overvalued... It's got too much mystique. I have not been recommending the stock. I have been telling people to sell it.”

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