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Jim Cramer believes that there is always a bull market somewhere, and he wants to help you find it. Cramer is host of CNBC's Mad Money, featuring lively guest interviews, viewer calls and, most importantly, the unmatched, fiery opinions of Cramer himself. He serves as the viewer's personal guide through the confusing jungle of Wall Street investing, navigating through both opportunities and pitfalls with one goal in mind -- to help them make money.
Cramer is the founder of TheStreet, a multimedia provider of financial commentary.
He graduated from Harvard College where he was President of the prestigious daily The Harvard Crimson. After graduation he became a reporter for the Tallahassee Democrat and later for the Los Angeles Herald Examiner where he covered stories ranging from homicides to sporting events.
Cramer is a former hedge fund manager and founder/owner of Cramer Berkowitz. Cramer compounded rate of return of 24% after all fees for 14 years at Cramer Berkowitz. He retired from his hedge fund in 2001, where he finished with one of the best records in the business, including having a plus 36% year in 2000.
He helped Steve Brill launch American Lawyer magazine before attending Harvard Law School and earned a law degree. Upon graduating and passing the New York State Bar Examination and being admitted to the NY State Bar, Cramer joined Goldman Sachs in sales and trading. While at Goldman, Cramer wrote for The New Republic about stock market issues.
In October 2009, he published his latest book, Jim Cramer's Getting Back to Even. Cramer is also the author of Stay Mad For Life: Get Rich, Stay Rich, Mad Money: Watch TV, Get Rich, Jim Cramer's RealMoney: Sane Investing in an Insane World, Confessions of a Street Addict and You Got Screwed! How Wall Street Tanked and How You Can Prosper.
The Markets and the Economy
"Investing well isn't easy, but it is possible. My goal in life is to make it easier for you to make money.”
Jim Cramer is the champion of the middle-class investor and making the markets understandable. Every night on Mad Money, he provides valuable information about stocks, steering investors away from danger zones and leading them to the investments that can turn a lackluster portfolio into a powerhouse of profit. In his lively presentations, Cramer cuts through the jargon, giving you information about how the economy affects the markets and what you can do to navigate through it all in order to achieve your financial goals.
Working the Market: How to Protect Your Assets In Any Market
In a turbulent economy, all investors have questions about weathering the storm. Are my assets safe? Where is the best place to put my money? How do I find bull markets among the bears? As one of the most outspoken and fiery commentators on managing your financial future, Jim Cramer brings his experience as a market analyst and former hedge fund manager to help you make the most of your money. In this lively, frank and irreverent talk, Cramer answers investor question and helps your audience to:
-Protect their assets from common financial pitfalls
-Find financial opportunities when everyone else is saying to hide your money under the mattress
-Prepare for the future by making sound financial decisions today
Whats Ahead: The Future of the Stock Market and the Economy
The markets are slumping. Home prices are falling. Investment houses are closing their doors. In uncertain economic times, what does the future hold? With his unmatched and flamboyant style, CNBC's Jim Cramer talks through where and how to make money in any type of market condition. With his years of experience watching the markets, Cramer brings a real approach and cuts to the quick to help you understand what is really happening on Wall Street and Main Street. Cramer also helps audiences understand:
-What investments are safe when the markets are unstable
-What to avoid in the short term to protect assets in the long term
-Where the economy his headed and what trends you can take advantage of to grow your portfolio
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