Cramer's Lightning Round - My Head Is Spinning Over Whirlpool (12/20/11)

by: Miriam Metzinger

Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Tuesday December 20.

Bullish Calls:

SandRidge Permian Trust (NYSE:PER): "I think that yield can fluctuate because of the price of oil and gas...not a buy up here, but it is a good situation, and you are going to get a good return on it."

Huntington Bancshares (NASDAQ:HBAN), U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB): "(Huntington Bancshares is) one of the few banks I like...U.S. Bancorp is my favorite. HBAN is a regional that is doing a lot of things right."

Cedar Fair (NYSE:FUN): "It's a cash flow realize they can pay out the dividend very closely...that is the important metric...the cash flow, and that is really good for FUN."

Bearish Calls:

Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR): "They are executing so poorly...maybe wait until it gets back to $50, but these guys don't deserve your money. They executed so horribly, my head is spinning."

Newell Rubbermaid (NYSE:NWL): "Not good enough for's been a flatliner...there are so many other good stocks."

TIBCO Software (NASDAQ:TIBX): "I'm not a big fan of tech right now...I want you to take some off the table. I am worried."


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