Jim Cramer Stock Watch: August 4th Stock Picks

Jim Cramer made the following calls on August 4th, 2011. What do you think about his picks?

  1. Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE:AA): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $12.94, its 52-week high is $18.47, and its 52-week low is $9.92. About the company: Alcoa Inc. produces primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina, and participates in mining, refining, smelting, fabricating, and recycling. The Company serves customers worldwide primarily in the transportation, packaging, building, and industrial markets with both fabricated and finished products. Alcoa, Inc. Earnings: Margins Expand For Fifth Straight Quarter, Net Income Rises>>
  2. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $377.37, its 52-week high is $404.50, and its 52-week low is $235.56. 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.
  3. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $311.40, 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>>
  4. Consolidated Edison Inc. (NYSE:ED): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $51.74, its 52-week high is $54.36, and its 52-week low is $46.12. About the company: Consolidated Edison, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a variety of energy related products and services. The Company supplies electric service in New York, parts of New Jersey, and Pennsylvania as well as supplies electricity to wholesale customers.
  5. Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $81.61, its 52-week high is $90.58, and its 52-week low is $74.66. About the company: Federal Realty Investment Trust is a self-administered real estate investment trust. The Company specializes in the ownership, management, development, and redevelopment of prime community and neighborhood shopping centers.
  6. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE:KMP): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $67.05, its 52-week high is $78.00, and its 52-week low is $65.55. 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.
  7. SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ:SODA): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $68.16, its 52-week high is $79.72, and its 52-week low is $23.15. About the company: SodaStream International Ltd. manufactures home beverage carbonation systems, which enable consumers to transform tap water into carbonated soft drinks and sparkling water. The Company develops, manufactures and sells soda makers and exchangeable carbon-dioxide (CO2) cylinders, as well as consumables, consisting of CO2 refills, reusable carbonation bottles, and flavors.
  8. TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $7.17, its 52-week high is $15.20, and its 52-week low is $6.67. About the company: TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a variety of high performance analog and mixed signal integrated circuits for the communications markets. The Company utilizes its proprietary gallium arsenide technology to enable its products to overcome the performance barriers of silicon devices in various applications. TriQuint’s products are sold worldwide.
  9. Unilever NV (NYSE:UN): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $31.78, its 52-week high is $33.76, and its 52-week low is $26.22. About the company: Unilever NV manufactures branded and packaged consumer goods, including food, detergents, fragrances, home and personal care products.
  10. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $34.92, its 52-week high is $38.95, and its 52-week low is $29.10. 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.

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