Jim Cramer Stock Watch: October 14th Stock Picks

Jim Cramer made the following calls on October 14th, 2011. What do you think about his picks?

  1. Xerox Corp. (NYSE:XRX): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $7.73, its 52-week high is $12.08, and its 52-week low is $6.55. About the company: Xerox Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, services, and finances a range of document processing products and services for use in offices around the world. The Company also, through subsidiaries, provides network management, consulting, design, and integration services for medium and large companies.
  2. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $37.33, its 52-week high is $38.95, and its 52-week low is $31.60. About the company: Verizon Communications Inc. is an integrated telecommunications company that provides wire line voice and data services, wireless services, Internet services, and published directory information. The Company also provides network services for the federal government including business phone lines, data services, telecommunications equipment and payphones.
  3. United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $68.96, its 52-week high is $77.00, and its 52-week low is $60.74. About the company: United Parcel Service, Inc.(NYSE:UPS) delivers packages and documents throughout the United States and in other countries and territories. The Company also provides global supply chain services and less-than-truckload transportation, primarily in the U.S. UPS’s business consists of integrated air and ground pick-up and delivery network
  4. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $422.00, its 52-week high is $422.86, and its 52-week low is $297.76. About the company: Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers and related personal computing and mobile communication devices along with a variety of related software, services, peripherals, and networking solutions. The Company sells its products worldwide through its online stores, its retail stores, its direct sales force, third-party wholesalers, and resellers.
  5. Adobe Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $26.81, its 52-week high is $35.99, and its 52-week low is $22.67. About the company: Adobe Systems Incorporated develops, markets, and supports computer software products and technologies. The Company’s products allow users to express and use information across all print and electronic media. Adobe offers a line of application software products, type products, and content for creating, distributing, and managing information.
  6. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $320.80, its 52-week high is $346.78, and its 52-week low is $178.09. About the company: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. owns and operates quick serve Mexican restaurants. The Company operates restaurants throughout the United States.
  7. Dendreon Corp. (NASDAQ:DNDN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $9.75, its 52-week high is $43.96, and its 52-week low is $8.07. About the company: Dendreon Corporation discovers and develops immunologically based therapeutic products for the treatment of cancer. The Company combines knowledge in immunology and antigen engineering with proprietary cell separation technologies to develop therapeutic vaccines that induce cell-mediated immunity, the body’s key defense against cancer.
  8. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $23.09, its 52-week high is $28.73, and its 52-week low is $19.84. About the company: EMC Corporation provides enterprise storage systems, software, networks, and services. The Company’s products store, retrieve, manage, protect, and share information from all major computing environments and mainframe platforms. EMC operates offices around the world.
  9. Enterprise Products Partners LP (NYSE:EPD): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $43.23, its 52-week high is $44.35, and its 52-week low is $36.00. About the company: Enterprise Products Partners L.P. provides processing and transportation services to producers and consumers of natural gas liquids. The Company generally processes products that are ultimately used as feedstocks in petrochemical manufacturing, in the production of motor gasoline, and as fuel for residential and commercial heating.
  10. Express Scripts Inc. (NASDAQ:ESRX): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $40.18, its 52-week high is $60.89, and its 52-week low is $35.69. About the company: Express Scripts, Inc is a full service pharmacy benefit management and specialty managed care company serving clients throughout North America. The Company’s customers include managed care organizations, insurance carriers, third party administrators, employers, and union-sponsored benefit plans. Express provides pharmacy network management, formulary management, and other services.
  11. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $13.71, its 52-week high is $23.43, and its 52-week low is $11.78. About the company: Corning Incorporated is a global, technology-based company. The Company produces optical fiber, cable, and photonic components for the telecommunications industry, as well as manufactures glass panels, funnels, liquid crystal display glass and projection video lens assemblies for the information display industry.
  12. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $49.45, its 52-week high is $62.28, and its 52-week low is $41.50. About the company: Honeywell International Inc. is a diversified technology and manufacturing company with operations around the world. The Company provides aerospace products and services, control technologies, automotive products, and power generation systems. Honeywell also provides specialty chemicals, fibers, plastics, and electronic and advanced materials.
  13. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $67.85, its 52-week high is $71.77, and its 52-week low is $59.74. About the company: The Coca-Cola Company manufactures, markets, and distributes soft drink concentrates and syrups. The Company also distributes and markets juice and juice-drink products. Coca-Cola distributes its products to retailers and wholesalers in the United States and internationally.
  14. Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE:PCX): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $10.83, its 52-week high is $29.20, and its 52-week low is $8.45. About the company: Patriot Coal Corporation is a coal mining company. The Company operates in Central and Northern Appalachia and the Illinois Basin.
  15. Piedmont Office Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:PDM): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $16.70, its 52-week high is $21.32, and its 52-week low is $15.41. About the company: Piedmont Office Realty Trust Inc. is a fully integrated and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The trust specializes in the acquisition, ownership, management and development of primarily office buildings located in major U.S. markets.
  16. Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE:PM): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $67.40, its 52-week high is $72.74, and its 52-week low is $55.10. About the company: Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, affiliates and their licensees, produces, sells, distributes, and markets a wide range of branded cigarettes and tobacco products in markets outside of the United States of America. The Company’s portfolio comprises both international and local brands.
  17. PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE:PPG): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $79.71, its 52-week high is $97.81, and its 52-week low is $68.27. About the company: PPG Industries, Inc. supplies products for the manufacturing, construction, automotive, chemical processing, and other industries worldwide. The Company makes protective and decorative coatings, flat glass, fabricated glass products, continuous-strand fiber glass products, and industrial and specialty chemicals.
  18. Polypore International Inc. (NYSE:PPO): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $57.20, its 52-week high is $74.21, and its 52-week low is $29.33. About the company: Polypore International, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets specialized polymer-based membranes used in separation and filtration processes. The Company serves customers globally with manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia.
  19. Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $70.94, its 52-week high is $95.64, and its 52-week low is $57.72. About the company: Schlumberger Limited is an oil services company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides a wide range of services, including technology, project management and information solutions to the international petroleum industry as well as advanced acquisition and data processing surveys.
  20. Sanofi-Aventis (NYSE:SNY): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $35.42, its 52-week high is $40.75, and its 52-week low is $30.05. About the company: Sanofi-Aventis is a global pharmaceutical company that researches, develops and manufactures prescription pharmaceuticals and vaccines. The Company develops cardiovascular, thrombosis, metabolic disorder, central nervous system, internal medicine and oncology drugs, and vaccines.
  21. Unitedhealth Group, Inc. (NYSE:UNH): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $47.22, its 52-week high is $53.50, and its 52-week low is $34.50. About the company: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated owns and manages organized health systems in the United States and internationally. The Company provides employers products and resources to plan and administer employee benefit programs. UnitedHealth also serves the health needs of older Americans, provides specialized care services, and provides health care information and research to providers and payers.
  22. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $91.97, its 52-week high is $107.89, and its 52-week low is $79.32. About the company: Union Pacific Corporation is a rail transportation company. The Company’s railroad hauls a variety of goods, including agricultural, automotive, and chemical products. Union Pacific offersslong-haul routes from all major West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways as well as connects with Canada’s rail systems and serves the major gateways to Mexico.

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

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