Nicole Urken

Nicole Urken is Research Director of Mad Money and Jim Cramer's researcher at TheStreet. Nicole analyzes stocks and develops a strategic macro outlook, which she incorporates into segment ideas for CNBC's "Mad Money." Nicole also supports Jim's other endeavors including "Squawk on the Street," RealMoney.com, and his latest best-selling book "Get Rich Carefully."

Previously, she worked as an investment banking analyst for the Industrials Group in Goldman Sachs' New York office. Born and raised in Princeton, New Jersey, Nicole graduated with honors from Harvard College, where she served as executive editor of The Harvard Crimson.

Recent Articles By The Author

Dow Chemical: Activist or Not, the Stock Is a Buy Right Here

Dow Chemical: Activist or Not, the Stock Is a Buy Right Here

Why pressure from Dan Loeb's Third Point--whether successful or not--is a reason to buy this name

Why a Hasbro Purchase of Dreamworks Makes Sense for the Company and Industry

Why a Hasbro Purchase of Dreamworks Makes Sense for the Company and Industry

Hasbro is changing its risk profile, and while it will cause near-term volatility and disruption, it makes sense long-term for the following reasons.

GoPro Surges 15 Percent On 3Q Report: Looking Behind the Lights

GoPro Surges 15 Percent On 3Q Report: Looking Behind the Lights

Last night, GoPro GPRO reported a third quarter that caused the stock to shoot up a quick 15 percent. Here's why... and where the stock can go from here

Watch Retail This Week

Watch Retail This Week

Mixed bag for retail, but possible wins remain

Retail Earnings in Spotlight, but Volume and Volatility are Key

Retail Earnings in Spotlight, but Volume and Volatility are Key

Volume and Volatility were at record low levels again this week, leaving traders scratching their heads and wondering what's the catalyst to being it back.