"It's my job to protect you from conventional wisdom," Jim Cramer told viewers of his "Mad Money" TV show Monday. He said that anyone who tells you ordinary people shouldn't own individual stocks is just wrong.
The stock market continued its downward decline Tuesday amid fresh fears over a trade war with China.
Industrial stocks do well during worldwide growth, but a trade war with China could spell trouble, Cramer says.
Jim Cramer weighs in on Baidu.com, Momo, Praxair, Intrexon, Verizon, CenturyLink, ICU Medical and more.
Jim Cramer says we need stocks that are in sync with the global gloom and can be bought when we feel gloomy, which is pretty much every day.
TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer weighs in on Monday's trending market topics from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.