Cramer's Lightning Round - Don't Give Up on Citigroup (6/17/10)

by: Miriam Metzinger

Stocks discussed on the lightning round session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Thursday June 17.

Bullish Calls:

IBM (NYSE:IBM): "I'd start a position now... It's well run. "

Citigroup (NYSE:C): "The government is selling that stock every day...It's a winner...Don't get discouraged...I think it goes to $5."

EV Energy Partners (NASDAQ:EVEP-OLD): "I think with interest rates low, it's going to stay a winner...You stick with it."

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (NYSE:KMP): "That's another one that's working ...stick with it for the 6.6% dividend."

Hot Topic (NASDAQ:HOTT): "I want you to stick with it...retail is fickle but I'm sticking with it. Their last quarter wasn't that bad. I want you to hold onto it, it's getting better."

Linn Energy (LINE): "Linn is the best, but natural gas at $5 is a problem ... It's OK for now, but I'm worried."

Bearish Calls:

Covidien (COV): "You need're not going to get super growth with that one...stay away from COV."

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX): "This is a difficult one....take some profits and let the rest run."

Corning (NYSE:GLW): "Corning is tough... TVs are bad, but the rest of the business is good...I don't have a catalyst to take it higher."

Research in Motion (RIMM): "I love the whole company, but they're up against Apple and I'm not going to recommend a stock that's up against Apple. "

Exxon (NYSE:XOM): " has no catalyst...I prefer an oil with a good dividend."


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