Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd is one week away from its first IPO offering and investors are doing everything they can to benefits from the deal. One can hear advice all over the Internet and for newbie investors/traders it can be quite overwhelming. However, it might help to find out what Jim Cramer is talking about for the last 30 days. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG), and Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) are the top picks from Cramer, as he mentioned these stocks at least 4 times each.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) took the whole world with surprise with its latest installment of gadgets and Cramer was all praise for these products. Apple Pay is certainly a surprising and innovative offering from Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL). Cramer said,
“I don’t know how Apple did it but I came away thinking that anyone who takes MasterCard or Visa is going to take my iPhone.” He further added, “I mean, stop trading Apple. Own Apple. It’s been an unbelievable stock. It sells at 16 times earnings.”
Cramer has mentioned Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) as many as 6 times in the last 30 days.
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) comes at number two as Cramer mentioned it at least 4 times in the last 30 days. Cramer is a long-time supporter of the company and he compared Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) with McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) to highlight the amazing growth story of Chipotle. Cramer considers customer preference for healthier food as a key reason in the growth of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) and he further highlighted the enormous 17% increase in same-store sales.
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) is changing the face of television industry and Cramer mentioned the stock four times in the last 30 days. Cramer said that Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) should experience momentum until the end of year and Cramer considers the Europe expansion plans to be an excellent growth strategy.
“This is a note, one of the best notes out there, I think from Pacific Crest; they are now launching in Germany, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Luxembourg in late September. And you know what, people apparently like Netflix more over in Europe than they like it here.”
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital analyst, expects Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) to add up to 60 million subscribers with a 20% penetration in the top-20 broadband markets except U.S. and China. Further, the higher satisfaction of Netflix customers is another positive sign of growth.
This article has been written by Prakash Pandey.