Jim Cramer Stock Watch: August 3rd Stock Picks

Jim Cramer made the following calls on August 3rd, 2011. What do you think about his picks?

  1. Allergan Inc. (NYSE:AGN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $79.79, its 52-week high is $85.74, and its 52-week low is $61.39. About the company: Allergan, Inc. is a multi-specialty health care company that discovers, develops and commercializes pharmaceuticals, biologics and medical devices. The Company develops products for the ophthalmic, neurological, medical aesthetics, medical dermatology, breast aesthetics, obesity intervention, urological and other specialty markets in countries around the world. Allergan Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet: Margins Keep Growing, Net Income Climbs>>
  2. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $325.58, its 52-week high is $337.32, and its 52-week low is $141.01. About the company: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. owns and operates quick serve Mexican restaurants. The Company operates restaurants throughout the United States. Chipotle Beat Competitors with Zero Debt Holding Down the Stock>>
  3. Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (NASDAQ:CRZO): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $36.76, its 52-week high is $44.17, and its 52-week low is $17.69. About the company: Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. explores for and produces natural gas and crude oil. The Company develops and exploits onshore properties along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast regions.
  4. CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $34.66, its 52-week high is $46.87, and its 52-week low is $33.85. About the company: CenturyLink Inc. is an integrated communications company. The Company provides a wide range of communications services, including local and long distance voice, Internet access and broadband services. CenturyLink operates throughout the United States.
  5. Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $49.28, its 52-week high is $53.81, and its 52-week low is $39.36. About the company: Darden Restaurants, Inc. operates casual dining restaurants in North America. The Company owns and operates seafood and Italian restaurants.
  6. Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $75.79, its 52-week high is $93.56, and its 52-week low is $59.07. About the company: Devon Energy Corporation is an independent energy company that is involved primarily in oil and gas exploration, development and production, the transportation of oil, gas, and NGLs and the processing of natural gas. The Company also has marketing and midstream operations primarily in North America that include gas, crude oil and NGLs.
  7. Health Care REIT Inc. (NYSE:HCN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $48.42, its 52-week high is $55.21, and its 52-week low is $44.07. About the company: Health Care REIT, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The Trust invests in senior housing and health care real estate. Health Care also provide an extensive array of property management and development services. The trust owns interests in nursing homes, retirement centers, assisted living facilities, and specialty care hospitals.
  8. Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $61.06, its 52-week high is $63.35, and its 52-week low is $26.42. About the company: Herbalife Ltd. is a network marketing company that sells weight management, nutritional supplement and personal care products. The Company sells its products globally through a network of independent distributors. Herbalife also sells literature and promotional materials.
  9. Johnson Controls Inc. (NYSE:JCI): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $36.34, its 52-week high is $42.92, and its 52-week low is $26.10. About the company: Johnson Controls, Inc. markets automotive systems and building controls. The Company supplies seating systems, interior systems, and batteries. Johnson Controls also provides building control systems and services, energy management, and integrated facility management, as well as provides batteries for automobiles and hybrid electric vehicles.

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