Thursday, April 17, 2014

Mad Money Stock Picks

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Mad Money stock picks for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The following stocks were discussed on the Mad Money show:

Coca-Cola increased dividends 45 out of the last 50 years. In 2013 the dividend yield was 3.2%. Dividend distributions were in March, June, September and November. The dividend payout ratio is 57%. In the last 10 years, the stock had an annual compounded return of 8% including dividends and stock price appreciation. This is 0.6% higher than the S&P 500 return of 7.3%. 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 Coca-Cola and SandRidge Energy.

Discussed Stocks:
Jim Cramer was bullish on Alcoa, CSX, Google, Johnson & Johnson and Wells Fargo. He was bearish on JPMorgan Chase.

Lightning Round Stocks:
Jim Cramer was bullish on American Airlines, The Blackstone Group, Delta Air Lines, Eagle Materials, Pharmacyclics, United Continental Holdin and Vulcan Materials. He was bearish on Gigamon and Southwest Airlines.