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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: The Negativity Is Right and the Happy Talk Is Wrong

The negativity is right until we get something that's actually based on truth and not just on hope that things will get better.

Jim Cramer: What's Behind This Dramatic Decline and How Can It Be Stopped?

What would make this market bottom? I have 5 things that must occur before we do.

Jim Cramer: Too Few Leaders, Too Many Clinkers

It's awfully hard to tell what anyone is thinking or what patterns might exist that can be gamed and played.

Jim Cramer: Do Some Buying but the Algos Will Not Let Up

I expect the market to get thin as the day goes on.

Jim Cramer: The Market Undervalues These Great Companies

These stocks have proven themselves. The market is expecting too much from them to get a bump.

Jim Cramer: The Best Thing That's Happened to Stocks Was October's Negativity

It's entirely possible that with a few more placid days like today we are going to get buyers coming back in.

Jim Cramer: These Pernicious ETFs Create an Unlevel Playing Field

FANG stocks, Mastercard and Visa, among others, are all feeling the impact.

Jim Cramer: The Move to the Cloud Continues to Accelerate

They might be the best tech stocks to own going from now until the end of the year.

Jim Cramer: As Election Bets Unwind, We Could See the Bulls in Action

Money managers must now unwind any wrong bets over the election, so expect the next few days to see a fair amount of action.

Jim Cramer: Why the Market Did What It Did Today and What Can Happen Tomorrow

Now for those of you haven't voted, please go and do so and don't vote this stuff just invest in it!

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