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Merck's Big Deal, DirecTV's Earnings and Cramer's New Deal

Jim Cramer has a new pick he's making in the managed care services space: and we'll break down what he likes about his pick with today's Action Alert stock. Merck strikes a mega-deal, selling consumer brands including Coppertone, Claritin and Dr. Scholls to Bayer AG in a deal valued at more than $14 billion. And DirecTV will report earnings, as rumors swirl that AT&T will try to buy the company to step up competition with a merged Comcast-Time Warner Cable.