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It's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take on caller favorite stocks at rapid speed:
Stamps.com: "My whole group, we took a look at this thing. This is the biggest battleground. We cannot figure out why it went up or why it went down. It defies current wisdom."
Danaher Corp: "You've got to hold on to Danaher. That is just a terrific life sciences company. These guys are so smart. They don't seek publicity but I'm going to give it to them. These guys are among the best business people in America."
Teva Pharmaceuticals: "No, I want to be in Allergan because that is who they are paying to get the big generic business. I think that deal uis going to happen any day now."
Ship Finance International: "That is a tough one because they are in some difficult businesses ... but I think the Baltic Freight index is coming back, I think that the oil rig business is coming back. I say you have to hold on to it from this point."
Cracker Barrel: "I thought that downgrade was ridiculous. A lot of that just happens to be because gasoline went up in price. I'd stick with Cracker Barrel. I listened to that call and I liked it."