Yes, it is true, Jim Cramer loves Apple so much that he now uses his mantra of "own Apple, don't trade it" as an ice breaker in conversation. Not because he is socially inept, but because it is just that important.
He told the winning jockey Victor Espinoza on the Triple Crown winner American Pharaoh to own it this weekend. He even passed the love of Apple on to Phillie Phanatic, the costumed mascot of the Phillies, right before he threw the first pitch at Citizens Bank stadium recently.
"I feel a powerful need to get people to stop trading certain stocks and just own them as long as the fundamentals of the underlying company continue to do well," the "Mad Money" host said. (Tweet This)
Monday was an important day for Apple, as it brought their Worldwide Developers Conference, where investors learned more about what Apple has up its sleeve. It featured more than 100 technical sessions, at least 1,000 Apple engineers and unveiled plans to launch a music streaming service on June 30.