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Jim Cramer

Jim Cramer runs the charitable trust portfolio, Action Alerts PLUS, and writes daily market commentary for TheStreet's RealMoney premium service. He also participates in video segments on TheStreet TV and serves as host of CNBC's "Mad Money" television program.

Cramer graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, where he was president of The Harvard Crimson. He worked as a journalist at the Tallahassee Democrat and the Los Angeles Herald Examiner, covering everything from sports to homicide before moving to New York to help start American Lawyer magazine. After a three-year stint, Cramer entered Harvard Law School and received his J.D. in 1984. Instead of practicing law, however, he joined Goldman Sachs, where he worked in sales and trading. In 1987, he left Goldman to start his own hedge fund. While he worked at his fund, Cramer helped start Smart Money for Dow Jones and then, in 1996, he founded TheStreet. In 2000, Cramer retired from active money management to embrace media full time, including radio and television.

Cramer is the author of Confessions of a Street Addict," "You Got Screwed," "Jim Cramer's Real Money," "Jim Cramer's Mad Money," "Jim Cramer's Stay Mad for Life," "Jim Cramer's Getting Back to Even" and, most recently,"Get Rich Carefully."  He has written for Time magazine and New York magazine and has been featured on CBS' 60 Minutes, NBC's Nightly News with Brian Williams, Meet the Press, Today, The Tonight Show, Late Night and MSNBC's Morning Joe

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Jim Cramer: Go Ahead, Try and Bet Against Me

You can listen to the haters on Twitter and Reddit, or you can see what I've been doing since 1979: trying to help the average Joe make some money.

Jim Cramer: Some Stocks Can't Be Stopped, Others Can't Get Out of Their Own Way

I key on Boeing as the best place to bet on China.

Jim Cramer: Would You Sell GameStop Now?

The most important thing if you are a GameStopper is that you have to ponder how Unity is worth $29 billion and Activision is worth $79 billion.

Jim Cramer: A Different Breed of Investor

The rebellion against concept investing I think is not done but it will be if we get twice the GDP growth than we have had.

Jim Cramer: The Costco Room Provides a Costly Lesson in Shareholder Divergence

Those investors who hold Costco because they believe in the retailer are not among friends when it comes to many of their fellow stockholders.

Jim Cramer: Playing the Relative Investing Game

Investing can be fun until it turns brutal for what seems to be no reason.

Jim Cramer: When Do We Go Back to Buying the Winners and Stop Buying the Losers?

One of the most continual themes in this market is that anything that was liked last year is hated this year.

Jim Cramer: The Rush to Reopen Is Ill-Advised

Only 7% of Texas is vaccinated, or two million people. I don't want to mess with Texas or Texans until that number is higher.

Jim Cramer: There's No Stopping the Electric Gold Rush

You can't lip service electric vehicles anymore. Exxon's board moves indicate it knows its gasoline days are numbered.

Jim Cramer: These Tech Stars Really Shine

Here are five buys in technology companies that are just out of this world.

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