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  • Cramer went right to the source to find out. Let the CEO explain.

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    Given investor reaction to the Vytorin/Zetia news yesterday, you might draw the conclusion the huge cholesterol drug franchise might be doomed. Sure, analysts say, prescriptions and sales are gonna go down some more, but they're not going to zero.

  • "We stand behind our product," Fred Hassan says. But does Cramer?

  • The CEO of the engineering company tells Cramer what he's doing to dominate the oil and gas market.

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    When I heard a soundbite with Sen. Hillary Clinton on CNBC's "Kudlow & Company" last night, it reminded me to check and see if the Center for Responsive Politics had updated its monthly campaign contribution data.

  • A U.S. federal judge has temporarily blocked a former senior Bear Stearns executive from jumping to Morgan Stanley and recruiting clients and colleagues to follow him.

  • Countrywide Financial

    Bank of America said it has agreed to pay $28 million to Countrywide Financial Chief Operating Officer David Sambol to induce him to run the merged companies' consumer mortgage operations.


    The Columbia Journalism Review, the pre-eminent publication and authority on what we in the business refer to as "The Big J"--as in Journalism--is calling out CBS' "60 Minutes" in an article just posted on the web with the somewhat explosive headline, "60 Minutes Blows Biovail Story."

  • But a global economic boom will keep at least some prices up.

  • While the rest of the sector was going bankrupt, this company thrived. No wonder it's Cramer's favorite in the group.

  • Vanguard founder and former CEO John Bogle told CNBC that he expects the stock market's meager returns to continue for some time. "Be mentally prepared for some pretty slovenly going--some subdued returns--for quite a few years," Bogle said.

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    This morning, Bear Stearns biotech analyst Mark Schoenebaum and a couple of members of his research team hosted a conference call with a 50-page PowerPoint about Amgen. The purpose was to drill down into the looming court decision over whether Roche will be able to launch a competing anemia drug in the U.S. for kidney dialysis patients.

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    Big pharma CEOs might wanna watch their backs because there could be a burgeoning power struggle in the C-suite. Ernst & Young, which has a long history of doing comprehensive reports on the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, is out with a new one today declaring that it's big pharma Chief Financial Officers who have all the mojo these days.

  • Government favor of the corn-based alternative fuel was a big mistake, he says. Here's how to avoid repeating it.

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    As proxy statements pop up on www.sec.gov, investors can get a peek at who's making what. When you go to the web site, click on "Search for company filings," then click on "Companies and other filers," enter the ticker symbol, click on "Find companies" and then open up the "14A" or proxy statement.

  • With CEO Jim Sinegal predicting the company will double its size in ten years, it's no surprise Cramer said this is "the best retailer in America."


    Shares of Canada's biggest biotech initially hit a new intra-day low this morning of 10 bucks a share this morning, but rallied into the close as investors seem to like the fact that the company may have extricated itself from allegations of financial fraud.

  • The Electronic Arts headquarters in Redwood City, California.

    Electronic Arts said Monday that Chief Financial Officer Warren Jenson will leave the video game publisher, which is pursuing a hostile takeover of rival Take-Two Interactive Software.

  • The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charged Canada's Biovail, two current senior executives and former Chief Executive Eugene Melnyk with engaging in a number of fraudulent accounting schemes, the agency said on Monday.

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    Mojo, Buzz. You pick the adjective. The auto industry is lacking the one car, truck, or SUV that everyone is talking about. You know, the one model getting attention, good or bad. Think Hummer from 5 years ago. Or the Prius 3 years ago.