All posts tagged "jim cramer"

  • Jim Cramer’s Amateur Indicator

    Investors are forever searching for the holy grail of indicators. Jim Cramer highlights one that is interesting, but probably won’t lead investors to beat the market. It has to do with investing in the large holdings of...

    • Posted July 9, 2010
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  • Jim Cramer and James Grant: Those Were the Days

    This Frontline episode aired on January 14, 1997 when the Dow was at 6,762; three years before the market peaked. Anyone who bought and held the Dow on that date would have made 2.7% annual returns. If...

    • Posted October 4, 2009
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  • Prediction Results – Gary B. Smith, Jeremy Grantham, Peter Schiff and Jim Cramer

    Click on image for larger view: Another round of prediction results from the pundits show there is a wide degree of error; especially the more specific the prediction. Peter Schiff was 100 percent right about the severity...

    • Posted July 6, 2009
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  • People Make Irrational Decisions When Choosing Experts

    People are not only bad investors; but they also choose the wrong experts to listen to. New Scientist highlights research by Don Moore of Carnegie Mellon University which provides evidence that investors will choose a self-confident buffoon...

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Jim Cramer, "Do in May what the Data Tells You"

    An unusually subdued Jim Cramer said he was bullish based on positive volume indicators on individual stocks (Textron, U. S. Steel and Northern Trust) and good economic news out of Maryland and a big turn in Texas...

    • Posted May 6, 2009
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  • Jim Cramer Gets Put on the Hot Seat by Jon Stewart

    Jon Stewart pulled no punches in interviewing Jim Cramer last week. It is a skewering worth viewing. Source: http://seekingalpha.com/article/125804-cramer-grilled-on-jon-stewart ***

    • Posted March 15, 2009
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  • Jim Cramer Points Out Some Positive Developments

    Jim Cramer at CNBC has found some positives amongst all the negative economic developments. Basically it comes to to four items: 1) several retailers reported positive same store sales (Wal-mart & other discount stores), 2) reduced inventories...

    • Posted March 8, 2009
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  • A List of Prognosticators to Not Listen To

    MSN’s Money recently released their “Worst Media Calls of 2008.” Included in the list are Larry Kudlow, Suze Orman, Jim Cramer, Ken Fisher, Donald Luskin, and Allan Sloan. There could be many more on this list, but...

    • Posted January 1, 2009
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  • Jim Cramer Questions, "How the Heck am I Supposed to Know?"

    Jim Cramer writes an interesting piece regarding the blowups of Howard Lester, Sumner Redstone, Aubrey McClendon, and Sheldon Adelson; supposedly smart individuals who should have known better. Mr. Cramer makes the point that if these insiders can...

    • Posted November 9, 2008
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  • Fear Index Hits All-Time High

    The Tactical Timing System Fear Index reached a peak of 10 today; the highest reading ever recorded. This reading is higher than the peak reading of 9 reached at the bottom of the last bear market on...

    • Posted October 17, 2008
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