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  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Visa and Copa Holdings popped while Sallie Mae and Winnebago dropped.

  • To call yourself one, you need cash. And these companies have it.

  • Wall Street

    A fresh wave of economic worry swept across Wall Street, aggravated by a spike in wholesale prices, dismaying corporate results, and oil trading above $100 a barrel.

  • "I don't know how the company comes back from it," Cramer says.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Mirror, mirror, on the wall -- what the heck is going on in the markets?Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Stocks closed with a big rally, led by beaten-down financial shares, but still ended one of the worst Januarys in years.

  • Futures dropped at 8:30 ET because jobless claims numbers higher than expected have somewhat hopes that the nonfarm payrolls report tomorrow will be stronger than expected. There are two noteworthy trends from companies announcing earnings:

  • Procter and Gamble

    Procter & Gamble posted higher quarterly profit on Thursday and said it would turn its Folgers coffee business into an independent company.

  • Colgate toothpaste.

    Colgate-Palmolive on Thursday posted a higher quarterly profit, helped by cost cuts, increased advertising and growing market share for toothpaste, shower gel and toothbrushes.

  • Jon Najarian, co-founder of Optionmonster.com, Bill Nichols, senior managing director at Bear Stearns, and Steve Grasso, broker at Stuart Financial, named the stocks that confident investors should buy.

  • Bernanke should leave the ivory tower and get on a trading desk. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Without a dire market, the Fed won’t move.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Credit crankiness hangs around the stock market as the Fed winds up its rate meeting Wednesday. Investors are counting on a rate cut, and without one, the market could see some significant selling.

  • This company gives Cramer all the aerospace exposure he needs.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Stocks closed lower amid fresh signs of weakness in the economy and uncertainty about whether the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates.

  • Colgate toothpaste.

    Colgate-Palmolive posted higher quarterly profit on Tuesday, helped by strength in emerging markets, improved margins and savings from cost-cutting measures.

  • Boxes of Procter & Gamble's Tide with Bleach.

    Procter & Gamble Tuesday posted a 14 percent increase in quarterly profit, helped by sales of Gillette razors, Charmin toilet paper and Pampers diapers, the weaker dollar and cost-cutting measures.

  • Here are my morning thoughts: Markets: The entire Street is expecting a 25 basis point cut in the Fed funds rate, and at least that much in the discount rate. A small but vocal minority believe that a 50 basis point cut is more appropriate, given the evidence of a slower economy and the recent return of a choppier credit market.

  • Household products makers like Procter & Gamble, Colgate-Palmolive and Unilever are expected to post double-digit quarterly earnings increases next week, but soaring oil prices could imperil future growth.