Cramer: Buy Nokia, Priceline, These 2 Stocks; Sell Natural Grocers

Jim Cramer made the following calls on August 19th, 2013. What do you think about his picks?

Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. Cramer previously ranked this stock a Buy on July 19, 2013. The stock’s 52-week high is $4.90, and its 52-week low is $2.27.

With Nokia unleashing a hoard of new and innovative Windows Phones this year, Cramer sees the potential for upside in the stock, and went ahead and recommended it to viewers last night during the lightning round. He told viewers that, ”I’ve been recommending it. I think it can jump to $5 a share and then we ring the register,” giving specific metrics on how he would play the stock.

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priceline.com Incorporated (NASDAQ:PCLN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. Cramer previously ranked this stock a Buy on July 31, 2013. The stock’s 52-week high is $994.98, and its 52-week low is $553.97.

While taking a stroll down memory lane last night, Cramer highlighted priceline.com as a stock which has brought ungodly returns to investors since inception, yielding in the neighborhood of 4,600 percent. Even with returns like that, Cramer is still a fan of the stock, and sees room for upside.

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Quintiles Transnational (NYSE:Q): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. Cramer previously ranked this stock a Buy on May 30, 2013. The stock’s 52-week high is $47.50, and its 52-week low is $41.50.

Quintiles is fresh off an IPO earlier this year, and CEO Tom Pike sat down with Cramer last night to discuss the state of his business. The company outsources clinical trials, and Pike said that they are at their peak when customers are signing full-service contracts. The company works directly with the FDA to ensure ideal efficiency, as well.

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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. Cramer previously ranked this stock a Buy on July 31, 2013. The stock’s 52-week high is $283.99, and its 52-week low is $133.65.

Cramer continues to like the pharmaceutical space, and once more told viewers to buy Regeneron last night. He also noted that the company gave investors from its IPO more than 20 times back what they put into it, returning 2,720 percent to shareholders since inception.

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Natural Grocers (NYSE:NGVC): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. Cramer previously ranked this stock a Sell on August 15, 2013. The stock’s 52-week high is $39.46, and its 52-week low is $17.45.Cramer didn’t like this stock last night, telling viewers it was trading too expensively at 58 times earnings, and therefore making it harder to see the value. The Mad Money host preferred Whole Foods (NASDAQ:WFM) and WhiteWave (WWAV) instead.

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