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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: Uber Caused Uber to Be a Loser

The real culprit? The Process. The process that took too long, and would have led to losses anywhere near these levels.

Jim Cramer: U.S. Companies Are Ready for China Tariffs

Only economists and pundits seem to be worried about a pending crash that might never occur.

Jim Cramer: Sometimes It Takes a Really Hideous Tape to Find Some Winners

If you can survive this hell week you can pretty much survive anything.

Jim Cramer: Etsy Is Ridiculously Undervalued

The Brooklyn-based company has a worldwide opportunity to match rabid sellers with rabid buyers.

Jim Cramer: Here Are My 'Silent' Thoughts of Wisdom

If you have raised some cash as I told you to, then you will be ready to buy the stocks of high quality companies if they come raining down on you.

Jim Cramer: We Have to Separate Bluster From Reality on China

Trade data out of China should have signaled that they must come to the table, but instead we are fed invincibility.

Jim Cramer: It Isn't a Slowdown That I Fear, It's a Tweet

This is the first time I can ever recall when a president is so attuned to the market that he will bend to its wishes.

Jim Cramer: What's to Make Us Rally?

Right now I don't see anything to stem the tide other than the prophecy of lower prices.

Jim Cramer: Uber's Timing Could Not Possibly Be Worse Than It Is

I wish that Uber could shelve its offering because of the trade deadline. That, however, is not going to happen.

Jim Cramer: What a One-Two Punch From Uber and China Tariffs Could Mean

Why the Uber IPO and the market's take on China tariffs are so important, and what stocks would be most affected by any derailment.

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