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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: Nvidia Is a Great Company and They Will Get It Right

I think NVDA made an honest forecasting mistake although one that I had the foresight to think they were wrong about.

Jim Cramer: A Rally in Europe Has Little to Nothing to Do With Us

If Europe is up and the pajama boys take our market up today, fade it.

Jim Cramer: The Prism Determines How Stocks Trade Now

The perception of the majority right now is quite negative.

Jim Cramer: Here's What a Bull Needs

You must hear Nvidia report a good number and you need to hear that Applied Materials won't slash its 2019 forecast.

Jim Cramer: Bear Market Behavior

In reality people just want to get out because they fear they will lose their shirt.

Jim Cramer: Jay Powell Does Not Want to Be Part of the Late Cycle Madness

We know Powell's now concerned that we actually could be at the end of a cycle of growth.

Jim Cramer: Why the Bear Market Appellation Is Worthless and Gets Us Nowhere

You need to use the vicious selling to look for stocks that are being stuck even as they shouldn't be.

Jim Cramer: Don't Underestimate the China Tariff Risk

Estee Lauder's build in of 25% tariffs is the most cogent way to think about 2019.

Jim Cramer: We Need to Think About the Outcomes With the Fed, China

I think we have to change the storyline here.

Jim Cramer: Be Wary of China Exposure During This Slowdown

Here are 6 points showing China's growing economic weakness on this trade war. Stay away from China-exposed stocks, for now.

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