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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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Recent Articles By The Author

Jim Cramer: Think Twice About Buying Right Now

When we get this overbought, any negative news could turn into a violent pullback.

Jim Cramer: China Needs to Give a Little on This Tariff Extension

But whether the Chinese will make concessions will remains to be seen. So far, they have not given an inch, and they have the most to lose.

Jim Cramer: If FAANG and Co. Were Running, They Would Win Big Time

While politicians, media and government agencies take aim at tech giants, understand that these are the ones helping keep our nation strong and innovative -- and have the love of the people.

Jim Cramer: 4 Reasons to Buy Starbucks, Chipotle and These 6 Stocks Now

When you get a chance to buy the best of the best stocks down around 10%, that's a gift.

Jim Cramer: How to Survive This Violent Rotation

Emotions and panic must be checked at the door, if you are going to be a successful investor, especially right now.

Jim Cramer: Millennials Love a Bargain, and These Companies Know It

Consumer-facing companies that forget will inevitably suffer the loss of this critical cohort.

Jim Cramer: There's a Wholesale Jailbreak From High Quality Super-Growth Names

Market participants are beginning to recognize that there's no stopping the avalanche in selling of the expensive stocks to buy the cheaper stocks like AT&T.

Jim Cramer: China Remains Among the Best Markets for All Our Exporters

One has to wonder whether there isn't a wholesale shift in China toward internal consumption and away from exporting.

Jim Cramer: Lululemon Is a Master at Experiential Retail

LULU rocked its recent earnings report and is killing it, generally -- and here is why.

Jim Cramer: Stop Moaning and Start Buying

Everyone keeps asking me if there's a recession around the corner. My answer: I don't see it.

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