Monday, October 20, 2014

Mad Money Stock Picks

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Mad Money stock picks for Friday, October 17, 2014

The following stocks were discussed on the Mad Money show:

Dr Pepper Snapple increased dividends 3 out of the last 3 years. In 2013 the dividend yield was 3.6%. Dividend distributions were in March, June, September and December. The dividend payout ratio is 50%. In the last 4 years, the stock had an annual compounded return of 18.1% including dividends and stock price appreciation. This is 2.3% higher than the S&P 500 return of 15.8%. The company operates in the Consumer Goods sector.

** Only full year data used in calculations (ending 12/31/2013).
** Dividend and stock performance were calculated by this web site, not transcribed from Mr. Cramer's comments.

Featured Stocks:
Jim Cramer was bullish on Dr Pepper Snapple.

Discussed Stocks:
Jim Cramer was bullish on Alcoa, Apple, Boeing, Alibaba, Bank of America, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Caterpillar, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Walt Disney, Goldman Sachs, 3M, Pepsico, Procter & Gamble, PPG Industries, VF Corp and Yahoo!. He was bearish on International Business Ma, Kimberly-Clark and Coca-Cola.

Lightning Round Stocks:
Jim Cramer was bullish on Celgene, Gilead Sciences, Mettler-Toledo Internatio, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Molson Coors and Universal Insurance. He was bearish on LinnCo, SeaDrill Limited and Silicon Graphics.