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Index funds are great, Jim Cramer says, but he encourages investors to do some smart stock picking.
Thanks to advances in technology and a rebound in oil prices, producers such as Baker Hughes and Halliburton can be profitable once again, Cramer said.
This is new doctrine having to do with innovation and the stifling of innovation to create new products.
The oil drilling giant should also benefit from the rebound in oil prices.
Regulatory issues will weigh on this deal, because of populist politics.
Cramer shares his views on the unkillable market. Schlumberger, Walgreens and Delta Airlines are among the stocks discussed.
A strengthening dollar coupled with traders taking profit on last week's crude gains caused a pullback in commodity futures Friday, leading to a market droop despite an uptick in rigs.
The company squeaked out another earnings beat Thursday after markets closed despite revenue declines in all of its operating regions including North America, but analysts are content with the results.
TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer says it appears that oil services stocks like Halliburton and Schlumberger may have hit a bottom.
Halliburton (HAL), Morgan Stanley (MS) and SuperValu (SVU) all reported earnings Wednesday morning before the market opened; investors approach each stock with caution or stay away entirely.
The way to play these stocks now is to sit back and wait for a better entry point.
A larger-than-expected crude oil stockpile drawdown saw the commodity soar to one-year highs Wednesday, and with it came an energy industry longing for a comeback.
CNBC's Bob Pisani noted what an increase in oil's trading price range could spell for the fourth quarter.
Wall Street closes out Wednesday's session with modest gains thanks to a rally in crude oil that pushes West Texas Intermediate to its highest close since July 2015.
Base metals are trading in a narrow range as investors eye Chinese production.
Stocks climb on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve's 'Beige Book' reports moderate growth in the U.S. economy.
Jim Cramer said he's confident in Schlumberger, which reports earnings on Thursday.
Today's powerful move has extended Halliburton's big rally to nearly 25%.
Shares of Halliburton were climbing Wednesday after topping analyst forecasts for third-quarter earnings.
U.S. stocks edged higher on Wednesday after a stream of positive earnings trickled in.
Stocks edge higher on Wednesday after a weekly decline in crude inventories supports oil above $51 a barrel.
Halliburton can make money in the current environment, and that's very encouraging, Jim Cramer says.
U.S. stocks moved higher Wednesday driven by corporate earnings and stable growth from China, the world's second largest economy.
Stock futures rise Wednesday as investors await the release of the Federal Reserve's 'Beige Book' and profits at Morgan Stanley jump.
Halliburton (HAL) on Wednesday reported a profit for the 2016 third quarter, while analysts had expected a loss.
U.S. stock futures turn mixed; Yahoo!'s adjusted earnings top forecasts but revenue falls 14% in the third quarter; Intel guides to fourth-quarter revenue below consensus.
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) announced today results for the third quarter of 2016 of $0.