Did you consider stocks as stocking stuffers? Jim Cramer did, and he graced us all with a list of his favorite 2011 holiday stock picks.
Cramer, host of CNBC's Mad Money, thinks a few well-timed shares of companies make an excellent holiday gift. Interested?
The following are Kramer's top picks. He feels these are attractive names, and many are retailers he thinks are poised to benefit from better-than-expected sales this holiday shopping season. (Click here to access free, interactive tools to analyze these ideas.)
1. Deckers Outdoor Corp.
2. The Home Depot
3. International Paper Co.
6. Pier 1 Imports
7. PVH Corp.
8. Saks Inc.
9. Tanger Factory Outlet Centers
10. Tractor Supply Company
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Kapitall's Rebecca Lipman does not own any of the shares mentioned above.
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