This year is starting off with a bang here at As you might already know, the irrepressible James Cramer left his trading turret at hedge fund Cramer Berkowitz and is taking on a new role at

Don't worry -- you'll be seeing plenty of Cramer on our site. He'll still be filing columns frequently and helping to level the playing field for investors of all sizes. His voice will also be a prominent one in the

Columnist Conversation.

However, now that he's unpacking his boxes and moving into's Wall Street offices, Cramer no longer can provide the kind of momentary insights into daily trading activity that you're used to seeing in his Trading Diary. That's why we've introduced a new feature to


: the Trading Track. We've put together a host of professionals who will be posting real-time market observations and trading strategies, so you won't miss a single minute of the action. Of course, don't forget to check out

Todd Harrison's

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take on what's happening in the markets during this new millennium.

And, for the sake of

auld lang syne

, you can always visit the

Trading Diary archives.

We at


wish all of our readers a happy and prosperous 2001.