Cramer's Top Stock Picks: VZ JNJ DD ATK BMS BERY

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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are some of the hot stocks Jim Cramer talked about on Tuesday's "Mad Money" on CNBC:

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Verizon (VZ) , Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and DuPont (DD) : Cramer said these three stocks prove why investors should never trade during earnings season. Things can change at the drop of a hat.

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Alliant Techsystems (ATK) : Cramer said this defense company has great fundamentals and would make an attractive takeover candidate given its cheap valuation.

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Bemis (BMS) and Berry Plastics (BERY) : There's a bull market in food packaging, said Cramer, and these two companies are the perfect way to play it, depending on your risk tolerance.

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