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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: Here's What Can Be Bought, Sold Right Now

The Holy Grail right now are the few companies thriving and that will keep going after this is over, but there are others who will rebound and some who will not.

Jim Cramer: Boeing's Price Surge Has Already Left the Runway

Lost opportunity cost can really sting, but don't try to buy in when the surge is already done.

Jim Cramer: Why Put an April 12 Gun to Our Head?

Do we want to be another Milan or Wuhan, or do we want to have a real, healthy rally -- a victory rally?

Jim Cramer: I'm Not in Favor of Business as Usual

There are 5 things that I would like to see happen here.

Jim Cramer: Let's Set a Date to Get Back in Business

By making a plan and sticking to it, we can have both hope and a deadline to spur us all into action to prove we can overcome this virus.

Jim Cramer: I Worry About Your Portfolio, Dr. Fauci Worries About Your Health

Your portfolio is integrally connected to the economy so let me offer what I think can be done to save your portfolio from being ravaged by this scourge, Covid-19.

Jim Cramer: Every Bull Has Its Day

Science and ingenuity will prove the doomsday crowd wrong.

Jim Cramer: Here's What Needs to Happen to Stop the Tsunami of Selling

How do you make things better? Here are 6 ways to start thinking big now and beat back this crisis!

Jim Cramer: Think Big to Save America

We should offer cash to out-of-work employees while investing in big companies who will come roaring back -- and pay us back -- after this is over.

Jim Cramer: These 5 Stocks Still Have Further to Fall

Apple and these other big names must break the December 2018 lows to reach an investable level again.

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