• Nader to Cisco: Cough Up the Cash     Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 5:12 PM ET

    Consumer advocate, Ralph Nader, explains why he wants Cisco to boost its dividend, and explains his "penny" campaign, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Most Promising Pharma Stocks? Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 9:31 PM ET

    Cramer thinks big pharma stocks could soon pop, so here's his preferred plays.

  • Cramer's Favorite Health Care Play: Sanofi     Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer, explains why Sanofi-Aventis is his favorite medical breakthrough stock, saying it has excellent management; its growth platforms are working; and it supplies a juicy dividend.

  • First Niagara CEO Talks Earnings     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 2:47 PM ET

    First Niagara Bank is up 2% today - The northeastern bank posted record earnings results for 2011. John Koelmel, First Niagara Bank president & CEO, discusses.

  • Apple to Initiate Dividend: Analyst     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    The S&P tech sector hit a new intraday high today- the highest intraday level in more than 10 years. Tara Hedlund, Turner Investments, weighs in on the Apple phenomenon. "Our expectation is that Apple will initiate a dividend this year," she says.

  • Cramer's Big Pharma Play: JNJ     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    If investors are looking for a big pharma play that hasn't already run up, then go bottom feeding with Johnson & Johnson, says Mad Money's Jim Cramer. It's not the best company in the business, but there are many positives in its future.

  • CEO Details Kinder Morgan Energy Partners’ Future Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Rich Kinder spoke with Cramer on Tuesday’s “Mad Money.”

  • Cramer: Buy Bristol-Myers, Pfizer Stock Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 6:21 PM ET

    Why the “Mad Money” host is bullish on both pharmaceutical stocks.

  • How to Spot Dividend Potential, Cramer     Thursday, 19 Jan 2012 | 6:40 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer says dividends are the best source of wealth that stocks can give investors, and there is no better way to find out about the prospects for increased dividends than to listen to the earnings calls.

  • Companies With 15-Plus Years of Dividend Growth Tuesday, 17 Jan 2012 | 3:33 PM ET
    Investors are reassured — and companies consider it a point of pride — when executives note an uninterrupted track record for raising dividends. Dividend payments also offer investors a cushion on their investment, increasing the overall returns of the stock. Historically, dividend payments have accounted for more than 40 percent of the S&P 500’s total returns. In the S&P 500, approximately 6 percent of companies have raised their dividend for at least 15 consecutive years or more, based on data

    Historically, dividend payments have accounted for more than 40 percent of the S&P 500’s total returns. Here are the top companies with 15 years or more of consecutive dividend increases.

  • SFO Targets Criminal Company Dividends Friday, 13 Jan 2012 | 2:05 AM ET

    The UK’s fraud investigator intends to confiscate shareholder dividends paid by companies convicted of criminal offences, after it won approval for a landmark court action, the Financial Times reports.

  • Cramer's Key Energy Play: Oil     Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer explains why he thinks, hydraulic fracturing company, Key Energy presents a fabulous buying opportunity for investors.

  • Playing Dividend Stocks     Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Insight on whether dividend stocks can outperform in weakness and in strength, with Brian Belski, Oppenheimer & Co. and Victor Sperandeo, Alpha Financial Technologies.

  • 'Penney' for Your Thoughts     Friday, 6 Jan 2012 | 2:31 PM ET

    Discussing the outllook for JC Penney and whether the stock has already seen its highs for the year, with Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO.

  • Herb on the 'Barbie'     Friday, 6 Jan 2012 | 2:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg delivers a dividend quality check on Mattel, Unilever, and Altria.

  • Pay to Wait Powerhouse: AEP     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Discussing the EPA's new regulations on coal plants and the company's juicy 4.6% yield, with Nick Akins, American Electric Power CEO, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • “Hurry-Up Offense” Retirement — Worth It? Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 2:25 PM ET

    Some people who are unprepared for retirement respond with a strategy known as “Hurry-Up Offense” retirement. This entails scrambling like mad at the 11th hour to find something to live on. It’s less than ideal, but sometimes a well-planned nest egg simply doesn’t exist.

  • Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains how selecting stocks that deliver good dividends is key to future performance.

  • Bank Outlook     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 4:18 PM ET

    Which bank stocks should investors buy or sell? Sharing advice, with Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel and Brian Foran, Nomura Securities. "If you are going to own stocks, you should get paid for them and we really recommend dividends at this time," says McCormick.

  • The Best 2011 Sector Trade: Utilities     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 3:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the sector trade including: utilities, doing the best this year with steady dividend payers and several companies hitting all time highs.