Regardless of why a stock is in the news, it never hurts to hear what a professional investor has to say about it. The key is to gather as much information as you can in order to make the most informed investment decisions you can. As Jim Cramer often reminds, investors must do their homework.

So what has Cramer had to say lately about today's headline-makers? At Stockpickr, we've combed through his recent RealMoney blog posts, "Mad Money" TV show recaps and "Stop Trading!" segments to find out what he thinks about newsworthy stocks such as Abbott ( ABT), GM ( GMGMQ), Boeing ( BA), Goldman Sachs ( GS) and Intel ( INTC).

Intel: Intel's second-quarter earnings beat analyst expectations, with adjusted profit of $1 billion, or 18 cents a share, compared with analysts' estimate for 8 cents a share. The company also raised its third-quarter guidance.

Here's what Cramer had to say about Intel and the tech industry today in response to a Financial Times piece predicting a not-so-hot tech quarter.

To find out what Cramer thinks about other stocks making headlines today, visit Stockpickr.com.

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