Jim Cramer Stock Watch: December 7th Stock Calls

Jim Cramer made the following calls on December 7th, 2011. What do you think about his picks?

  1. Arch Coal Inc. (NYSE:ACI): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $15.77, its 52-week high is $36.99, and its 52-week low is $13.09. About the company: Arch Coal, Inc. mines, processes, and markets low sulfur coal from surface, underground, and auger mines located in the western United States and in the central Appalachian region. The Company markets its coal primarily to electric utilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $39.74, its 52-week high is $40.08, and its 52-week low is $33.09. About the company: American Electric Power Company, Inc.(NYSE:AEP)is a public utility holding company. The Company provides electric service, consisting of generation, transmission and distribution, on an integrated basis to their retail customers. AEP serves portions of the states of Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $94.89, its 52-week high is $116.55, and its 52-week low is $67.54. About the company: Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets construction, mining, agricultural, and forestry machinery. The Company also manufactures engines and other related parts for its equipment, and offers financing and insurance. Caterpillar distributes its products through a worldwide organization of dealers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE:CHS): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $10.77, its 52-week high is $16.50, and its 52-week low is $9.57. About the company: Chico’s FAS, Inc. sells private label women’s casual clothing and related accessories. The Company’s clothing includes tops, pants, shorts, skirts, and dresses. Chico’s owns and operates stores throughout the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Continental Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLR): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $70.49, its 52-week high is $73.48, and its 52-week low is $42.43. About the company: Continental Resources, Inc. and its subsidiaries explore, exploit, develop, and acquire oil and gas reserves, primarily in the Rocky Mountains and the MidContinent, as well as in the Gulf Coast region of Texas and Louisiana. The Company also owns and operates natural gas pipelines, gathering systems, and processing plants. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  6. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $336.75, its 52-week high is $347.94, and its 52-week low is $212.58. About the company: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. owns and operates quick serve Mexican restaurants. The Company operates restaurants throughout the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  7. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $87.47, its 52-week high is $88.68, and its 52-week low is $69.28. About the company: Costco Wholesale Corporation operates wholesale membership warehouses in multiple countries. The Company sells all kinds of food, automotive supplies, toys, hardware, sporting goods, jewelry, electronics, apparel, health and beauty aids, as well as other goods. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  8. EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE:EOG): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $103.03, its 52-week high is $121.44, and its 52-week low is $66.81. About the company: EOG Resources, Inc. explores for, develops, produces and markets natural gas and crude oil. The Company operates in major producing basins in the United States, Canada, Trinidad, the United Kingdom North Sea, China and, from time to time, select other international areas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  9. Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:EROC): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $10.99, its 52-week high is $13.00, and its 52-week low is $8.17. About the company: Eagle Rock Energy Partners LP gathers, compresses, treats, processes, transports and sells natural gas, and fractionates and transports natural gas liquids. The Company also acquires, produces, and develops, oil and natural gas properties. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  10. Energy Transfer Partners L.P. (NYSE:ETP): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $44.46, its 52-week high is $55.50, and its 52-week low is $38.08. About the company: Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. owns and operates a diversified portfolio of energy assets. The Company’s operations include natural gas gathering and transportation pipelines, with natural gas treating and processing assets located in Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Energy Transfer markets propane from retail locations in various states across the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  11. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (NYSE:GT): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $14.29, its 52-week high is $18.83, and its 52-week low is $8.53. About the company: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells tires for most applications. The Company also manufactures and markets several lines of rubber and rubber-related chemicals and provides automotive repair services. Goodyear also retreads truck, aircraft, and heavy equipment tires. The Company provides its products and services worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  12. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE:KMP): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $78.92, its 52-week high is $79.34, and its 52-week low is $63.42. About the company: Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P., is a pipeline transportation and energy storage company. The Company operates pipelines and terminals. The pipelines transport natural gas, gasoline, crude oil, carbon dioxide and other products; and its terminals store petroleum products and chemicals, and handle bulk materials like coal and petroleum coke. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  13. Limited Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LTD): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $44.01, its 52-week high is $45.45, and its 52-week low is $28.05. About the company: Limited Brands, Inc. owns and operates specialty stores throughout the United States. The Company, through its retail stores, offer a wide range of products, including women’s apparel, women’s lingerie, beauty products and accessories, personal care, and home fragrance products. The Company’s stores also offer products via the Internet. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  14. New Jersey Resources Corp. (NYSE:NJR): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $47.32, its 52-week high is $48.47, and its 52-week low is $39.60. About the company: New Jersey Resources Corporation provides retail and wholesale energy services to customers in New Jersey and in states from the Gulf Coast to New England, and Canada. The Company’s principal subsidiary, New Jersey Natural Gas Co., is a local distribution company serving customers in central and northern New Jersey. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  15. Panera Bread Co. (NASDAQ:PNRA): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $141.10, its 52-week high is $145.46, and its 52-week low is $94.62. About the company: Panera Bread Company owns and franchises bakery cafes. The Company’s bakeries operate under the Panera Bread and Saint Louis Bread Co. names. Panera operates throughout the United States and offers free broadband Wi-Fi network. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  16. Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE:RSO): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $5.58, its 52-week high is $7.70, and its 52-week low is $4.20. About the company: Resource Capital Corporation is a real estate investment trust. The Company invests in a combination of commercial real-estate related assets and higher yielding commercial finance assets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  17. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $26.41, its 52-week high is $28.94, and its 52-week low is $20.10. About the company: U.S. Bancorp is a diversified financial services company that provides lending and depository services, cash management, foreign exchange and trust and investment management services. The Company also provides credit card services, mortgage banking, insurance, brokerage, and leasing. U.S Bancorp operates in the Midwest and Western United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Pick data are sourced from Thestreet.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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