Jim Cramer's Real Money
Sane Investing in an Insane World
• National bestseller: Jim Cramer’s Real Money has been on the New York Times extended Advice, How-to & Misc. best- seller list, the Wall Street Journal business bestseller list, the BusinessWeek bestseller list, and the USA TODAY Top 100 list.
• In uncertain markets, investors turn to Cramer: As Wall Street has melted down, more viewers than ever have been watch- ing Jim Cramer on CNBC for advice on what to do. Cramer has warned investors about the short-term perils of the current market, but he remains bullish on stocks in the long term.
• A positive and empowering message: Cramer believes—not unlike Peter Lynch— that the average investor can make some real discoveries and can succeed as a stock picker, provided that his enthusiasm for speculative stocks—the ones that can be big winners but also often go bust—is tempered by a prudent portfolio.
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If you look through my wallet, you will find all the things that everyone carries: license, credit cards, pictures of my wife and kids, and some cash. But if you look deeper, in some of the crannies, you'll find two things no one else has: my first pay stub, a tattered, faded beauty from the Tallahassee Democrat newspaper from September 1977, and a snippet of a portfolio run from the lowest day of my life, October 8, 1998.
I keep these talismans with me wherever I go, because they remind me why I got into stocks and why I had to stay in stocks no matter what, because the opportunities are too... see more