Jim Cramer Stock Watch: October 25th Stock Picks

Jim Cramer made the following calls on October 25th, 2011. What do you think about his picks?

  1. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $27.99, its 52-week high is $32.18, and its 52-week low is $16.46. About the company: ARM Holdings plc develops processors, data engines, peripherals, software, and tools. The Group’s solutions are used in a variety of applications, including in the automotive, consumer entertainment, digital imaging, mass storage, networking, security, and wireless industries.
  2. BB & T Corp. (NYSE:BBT): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $22.87, its 52-week high is $29.60, and its 52-week low is $18.92. About the company: BB&T Corporation operates banking offices in the Carolinas, Georgia, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Kentucky, Alabama, Indiana, Washington D.C., Florida and Tennessee. The Company and its subsidiaries offer full-service commercial and retail banking, as well as insurance, retail brokerage, corporate finance, international banking, leasing, and trust services.
  3. Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NASDAQ:DECK): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $105.28, its 52-week high is $105.83, and its 52-week low is $52.81. About the company: Deckers Outdoor Corporation designs and markets footwear and accessories. The Company offers footwear for men, women and children. Deckers sells its products including accessories such as handbags, headwear, and outerwear, through domestic retailers and international distributors and directly to end-user consumers, through call centers, retail concept stores and retail outlet stores.
  4. Energy Transfer Partners L.P. (NYSE:ETP): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $44.79, its 52-week high is $55.50, and its 52-week low is $39.80. 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.
  5. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $43.27, its 52-week high is $175.45, and its 52-week low is $42.50. About the company: First Solar, Inc. designs and manufactures solar modules. The Company uses a thin film semiconductor technology to manufacture electricity-producing solar modules.
  6. SPDR Gold Trust (NYSE:GLD): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $165.59, its 52-week high is $185.85, and its 52-week low is $127.80. About the company: SPDR Gold Trust is an investment fund incorporated in the USA. The investment objective of the Trust is for the Shares to reflect the performance of the price of gold bullion, less the Trust’s expenses. The Trust holds gold and is expected from time to time to issue Baskets in exchange for deposits of gold and to distribute gold in connection with redemptions of Baskets.
  7. Hecla Mining Co. (NYSE:HL): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $5.69, its 52-week high is $11.56, and its 52-week low is $5.16. About the company: Hecla Mining Company explores, develops, and mines precious metals, gold and silver. The Company has operations in the United States and Mexico.
  8. Telecom Argentina S A (NYSE:TEO): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $20.22, its 52-week high is $27.23, and its 52-week low is $17.35. About the company: Telecom Argentina SA provides telecommunications services including local, long-distance and international service in Argentina. The Company, through its subsidiaries, also provides cellular telecommunications services and offers paging services.
  9. Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UA): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Sell. The stock closed at $80.15, its 52-week high is $83.47, and its 52-week low is $44.07. About the company: Under Armour, Inc. develops, markets, and distributes branded performance products for men, women, and youth. The Company designs and sells a broad offering of apparel and accessories made of synthetic microfibers.
  10. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $24.84, 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.
  11. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $132.90, its 52-week high is $139.64, and its 52-week low is $78.21. About the company: VF Corporation is an international apparel company. The Company owns a broad portfolio of brands in the jeanswear, outerwear, packs, footwear, sportswear and occupational apparel categories. VF Corp’s products are marketed to consumers shopping in specialty stores, upscale and traditional department stores, national chains and mass merchants.
  12. Vodafone Group plc (NASDAQ:VOD): Jim Cramer ranked this stock a Buy. The stock closed at $27.87, its 52-week high is $29.75, and its 52-week low is $24.31. About the company: Vodafone Group Plc provides a range of mobile telecommunications services, including voice and data communications. Vodafone has equity interests in 28 countries and Partner Networks in a further 7 countries with almost all the Group’s mobile subsidiaries operating principally under the brand name Vodafone. In the United States their associated undertaking operates as Verizon Wireless.

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

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