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60 Seconds: Be a Spectator During Earnings Calls

60 Seconds: Be a Spectator During Earnings Calls

You're a spectator on social media all day long, so why aren't you a spectator on earnings calls? Give me 60 seconds and I'll tell you why you should be!

60 Seconds: What Is a Closed-End Fund?

60 Seconds: What Is a Closed-End Fund?

Closed-end funds are like the dark horse of the investment world. They are not mentioned much but they could make you some serious money. Give me 60 seconds and I'll tell you how! Watch!

Master Limited Partnerships: A Badly Missed Investment Opportunity?

Master Limited Partnerships: A Badly Missed Investment Opportunity?

Looking for undervalued investment opportunities? Then stop searching for tech stocks and give MLPs a shot.

60 Seconds: What Really Is Quantitative Easing?

60 Seconds: What Really Is Quantitative Easing?

It has been almost 10 years since the Federal Reserve launched its first quantitative easing program, a.k.a. QE, here in the U.S. And it's catching on overseas. So once and for all, what is quantitative easing and how does it work? Give us 60 seconds and we'll tell you! Watch!

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 9: Defend Some Stocks, Not All

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 9: Defend Some Stocks, Not All

Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager and TheStreet's founder Jim Cramer says you can't always defend every holding. You must rank your positions so you know what to sell when the time arises. That's why Rule #9 of his 25 Investing Rules is to defend some stocks, just not all of them. Watch now!

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 25: There's Always a Bull Market

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 25: There's Always a Bull Market

Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager and TheStreet's founder Jim Cramer always says that there's a bull market somewhere. Watch Rule #25 of his 25 Investing Rules to find out why now!

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 10: Bad Buys Won't Become Takeovers

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 10: Bad Buys Won't Become Takeovers

Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager and TheStreet's founder Jim Cramer reminds investors that bad buys generally don't become takeover targets, even though you would like them to, so don't waste your money! Watch Rule #10 of his 25 Investing Rules now!

U.S. Markets 'Definitively' Missing Out on Capital by Barring Cannabis Companies

U.S. Markets 'Definitively' Missing Out on Capital by Barring Cannabis Companies

The U.S. markets are missing out on the rise of the cannabis industry, according to several experts TheStreet talked with on the topic.

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 8: Buy Best-of-Breed Companies

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 8: Buy Best-of-Breed Companies

Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager and TheStreet's founder Jim Cramer says that u should always be best of breed -- that means the best company in a particular sector. Watch Rule #8 of his 25 Investing Rules to find out why!

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 6: Do Your Stock Homework

Jim Cramer's Investing Rule 6: Do Your Stock Homework

Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager and TheStreet's founder Jim Cramer says that if you don't do your stock homework you should not be investing your own money. So watch Rule #6 of his 25 Investing Rules to get your homework assignments now!