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
Cramer: A Small Fed Interest Rate Hike Is a Buying Opportunity
The housing sector is marching on, pulling the economy along.
Cramer: This Week Last Year, It Wasn't the End of the World as We Knew It
So let's remember that recovery in case things get dicey again.
Jim Cramer Says Zoe's Kitchen Hit by Higher Wages, Declining Traffic
TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer said Zoe's Kitchen was hit by higher wage costs and falling traffic in its most recent quarter.
Jim Cramer: Panera Deserves the Upgrade
Panera was initiated with a buy rating and $255 price target at Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday and that's fine with Jim Cramer who said he would buy it on weakness.