Nuclear energy companies were lower Monday as Japan continued to struggle with its stricken nuclear reactor after a second hydrogen explosion rocked the facility.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer said on Monday's Stop Trading! it had essentially put the nail in the coffin of nuclear power expansion in the United States.
"Is nuclear power dead in this country? Yes," Cramer said, adding that be believes no new nuclear reactors will be approved for a long time in the United States and decommissioning will likely be stepped up.