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Lightning Round: LyondellBasell, NXP Semiconductors and More

Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 6:36 PM ET
Lightning Round
You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.

Are you ready skeedaddy?! Time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

Energy XXI (EXXI): As a long-term investment, I like it, said Cramer. They have older fields but older fields are coming back to life.

Tronox Ltd (TROX): I wouldn't play here, said Cramer. It's embroiled in a lot of crazy stuff.

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LyondellBasell Industries (LYB): This commodity company is so darn cheap that even after gains of more than 15% in a month, I'm a buyer, said Cramer.

QR Energy (QRE): Shares are about 7% lower over 30 days, said Cramer, and I'm not sure why. If you must play the space, I'd play it with Linn Energy.


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Jacobs Engineering (JEC): I like the stock, said Cramer. It's a solid infrastructure play.

NXP Semiconductors (NXPI): This stock is fine but I don't care for the semiconductor group, said Cramer. If you want to play tech, do it with Oracle.

Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): This is a name I like, said Cramer. It's a great spec.



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