Jim Cramer is one of America's most recognized and respected investment pros and media personalities. He runs Action Alerts PLUS, a charitable trust portfolio. In 1996, Jim founded TheStreet, one of the "most visited" financial media websites for individual to institutional investors. Jim also writes daily market commentary for TheStreet's Real Money premium service, and participates in video segments on TheStreet TV. He also serves as host of CNBC's "Mad Money" television program as well as co-host of “Squawk on the Street”.
Jim graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, where he was president of The Harvard Crimson. He went on to earn a law degree from Harvard Law School in 1984. From there Jim joined Goldman Sachs, where he worked in sales and trading. In 1987, he left Goldman to start his own hedge fund. While still managing his fund, Jim helped start Smart Money for Dow Jones.
He 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, his newest book, Jim Cramer's Get Rich Carefully. Jim 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.
Recent Articles By The Author
Jim Cramer: Smart Move by Oracle to Buy NetSuite
Oracle is making a clever move by going deeper into the cloud through its purchase of NetSuite, says Jim Cramer
Jim Cramer: Watch Amazon, Sell Other Retailers
Amazon could be taking share from other retailers and that's the story to listen for when the internet giant reports second quarter earnings after the bell, says Jim Cramer
Jim Cramer Says Auto Market May be Reaching a Plateau
Jim Cramer says Ford CEO Mark Fields told him at the end of June that the 'market isn't that bullish for North America' and Thursday's quarterly report reflects those comments.
Jim Cramer: Facebook Had a Remarkable Quarter
Facebook reported a remarkable quarter and the stock should be up more, says Jim Cramer
Cramer: Ford's Stalled Sales Causing Fender Bender
This is the first big disappointment of the earnings season.