Decisions at the Local Level Hold the Key to Economic Recovery

Most of the media continues to focus on the national response to the coronavirus.

Quarter Was Wild Ride, With More Uncertainties to Come

My market thesis remains that the recent strength is just a sizable counter-trend rally that will fizzle out -- and keep an eye on jobless numbers this week.

Jim Cramer: Abbott's 5-Minute Covid-19 Test Is a Big Win, but the War Wages On

Now we need the gowns and masks from China to help fight this battle on the front lines.

Jim Cramer: Here's the Science Behind Our Rally

While Johnson & Johnson and other pharma cos. give us hope, here's my wish list to keep the nation safe and the economy ready to go again.

Assessing the Covid-19 Crisis: The Good, the Bad and the Questionable

Let's look at what's driving the market and global economy -- and look back at some lessons learned from our last crisis in 2008.

Why Food and Leisure Industries Will Struggle Even After Covid-19

Some industries and the economy will take longer to restart than a lot of the pundits and administration believe.

A Look at Our Situation Now: Good, Bad, and Ugly, and 3 New Stock Groups

Consider these stock model ideas: virus groups, work remotely, and fiscal.

Jim Cramer: The Rescue Bill and a Fed Dive-Bombing Policy Ignited All Sectors

I think our scientists, our medical minds, are working on an atomic bomb that can nuke Covid before it invades us.

Managing Volatility, Watching Jobless Claims and Trading Notes

Profiting from Zoom, adding to Verizon and watching Microsoft as we wait for data on employment and how the fiscal support bill will play out.

Focus on Repositioning Rather than Celebrating a Stimulus Deal

A deal has been made in Washington, but now is the time to prepare for the next big move rather than thinking the worst is over.

Does South Korea Offer the Perfect Example of the Coronavirus End Game?

The country hit first by the coronavirus export out of China has brought its outbreak under control -- and is maintaining its economy while curbing a health crisis.

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.

The Best Bounces Occur in Bear Markets

But don't get caught thinking volatility is in the past and we're all clear.

This Is a Classic Counter-Trend Bounce Right Now

The improved mood combined with the price action is creating some momentum.

Failed Rallies, Semiconductors Rising and the Fed's Big Guns

The Fed has attacked developing problems in real-time -- and as China shows signs of life, the semi stocks are benefitting.

The Countertrend Bounce Gains Traction

In addition to hopes of fiscal stimulus, there are also some positives in the coronavirus statistics that are producing increased optimism about how long the crisis will last.

Market Sinks as Unlimited QE Is No Comfort While Congress Proves Dysfunctional

Despite the negatives, there were a few glimmers of hope.

Hammer Time

History has demonstrated time and time again that a hammer pattern like the one in the chart shown has been a short-term psychological positive.

Conditions for a Counter-Trend Bounce Are Developing Well

The market's biggest problem lately has been its inability to gain much clarity about the coronavirus.

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.

This Isn't Star Wars, This Is Real Life

My biggest concern is we have high-level government officials who are more concerned with reelection than doing what is necessary both for small businesses as well as individuals.

Licking Our Wounds and Waiting to See How the Covid-19 Story Plays Out

The next four to six weeks could determine whether the U.S. economy can recover from the coronavirus crisis without lasting damage

Congress Drags Its Feet as Markets Fall, 30% Unemployment?, 3 Favorite Stocks

St. Louis Fed Pres. James Bullard sees unemployment possibly hitting 30%, while GDP could ultimately contract 50%.

Tokyo Stocks the Only Asian Shares to Rise as City Guarantees Olympics

The International Olympic Committee is under fierce pressure, having given itself a month before deciding on the date for the 2020 Games. What's the huge rush? The Games must go ahead somehow.

The Fed's Big Bazooka, Covid-19 Treatments, Market Breather

Amid dramatically rising jobless claims, the Fed continues to fire big bullets, the Senate is pushing its economic support package and Gilead and Regeneron have made progress on coronavirus treatments.

Let's Get Our Hands Around This Market -- Just Make Sure They're Clean, First

Let's review the positives and negatives of what's happening right now.

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!

Covid-19 Response, Small Business and Consumers, 2 Stocks to Trade

Markets have never had to price in a global economic collapse of this magnitude before. And a very real danger exists for small businesses.

Fed, D.C. Get Poor Marks So Far

The Fed's shock and awe does little to help amid the coronavirus crisis -- and so does Washington.