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  • No. 2 - Great Consumer Divide Friday, 1 Jun 2007 | 1:32 PM ET

    On Thursday Tiffany (TIF) said earnings jumped 15% - the same day Costco (COST) said profits fell 5%. This is the great consumer divide in action, folks. Higher gas prices heading into this summer are dividing the “haves” from the “have nots”. How do you trade this phenomenon?

  • A Costco employee pulls shopping charts at a Costco Wholesale store.

    Warehouse retailer Costco Wholesale said Thursday its fiscal third-quarter profit declined 4.9 percent due to a charge, but sales advanced at a double-digit pace.

  • Game Plan for the Week of May 28 Friday, 25 May 2007 | 7:51 PM ET

    Last week, Cramer misjudged a few stocks and paid the price. But he won't make the same mistake twice. This time he'll let the Street do it.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.

  • BJ's Wholesale First-Quarter Profit Drops Tuesday, 22 May 2007 | 9:24 AM ET
    A BJ's Wholesale Club in Stoneham, Massachusetts.

    BJ's Wholesale Club Inc. on Tuesday said quarterly profit fell as the No. 3 U.S. warehouse club operator works to turn around its business.  Profit for the fiscal first quarter, ended May 5, was $13.65 million, or 21 cents per share, compared with $15.42 million, or 23 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • No. 3 - It's Alive Friday, 11 May 2007 | 10:58 AM ET

    Although many investors saw their gains laid to rest today, the coffin industry was anything but dead. Service Corp. International (SCI), surged 7% Thursday and Hillenbrand Industries (HB) jumped 10%. But these companies are facing some stiff competition – Find out which big box retailer is getting into the casket business.

  • Reminder: News Trivia Question Answer Thursday, 10 May 2007 | 1:15 PM ET

    Hey folks, just a reminder, we have problem with today's news trivia question. No matter--it works to your benefit. Here's the deal. Whatever answer you pick, and even if you get a response of correct or incorrect, you will get credit of $1,000 Bonus Bucks for the question. BUT YOU MUST SELECT AN ANSWER! So, when you go to the news trivia question, select ANY answer and get the $1,000 Bonus Bucks. However, this only applies to the news trivia question. The video question is just fine.

  • The outlook for consumer spending dimmed Thursday after big retailers stumbled in April, their sales hurt by rising gasoline prices and the weak housing market.

  • News Trivia Question: Important--Please Read! Thursday, 10 May 2007 | 11:15 AM ET

    Hey folks, you'd think we be better at this by now, but we have a problem with today's news trivia question. No matter--it works to your benefit. Here's the deal. Whatever answer you pick, and even if you get a response of correct or incorrect, you will get credit of $1,000 Bonus Bucks for the question. BUT YOU MUST SELECT AN ANSWER! So, when you go to the news trivia question, select ANY answer and get the $1,000 Bonus Bucks. However, this only applies to the news trivia question. The video question is just fine.

  • CNBC's Domm: Today's Agenda in the Markets Thursday, 10 May 2007 | 8:53 AM ET

    Stocks are heading lower as April chain store sales promise a shower of negative news, though not unexpected. European markets are lower and Japanese stocks closed down on the day. But the star of Asia, China's stock market continues to bubble higher, and the Financial Times says the value of the shares that traded Wednesday on China's Shanghai and Shenzhen exchanges was greater than all of the rest of Asia combined.

  • UnderBomber, Bonds Gone, Tiger vs. MJ & More Thursday, 3 May 2007 | 4:21 PM ET
    Under Armour

    You've probably seen the video by now: the Under Armour employee day at Camden Yards. If you haven't seen it, it's too late. The Mid-Atlantic Sports Network has now pulled it from YouTube.It goes like this: reporter from the MASN during the Orioles pregame show is doing a live shot with employees of the sports apparel brand and the guy who she picks out of the crowd is very potentially inebriated already, somehow.

  • Satisfying Private Equity's Sweet Tooth Wednesday, 25 Apr 2007 | 7:31 PM ET

    If PE groups are still hungry for takeovers, Cramer says let them eat CAKE.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.

  • Analysts Speak on Today's Market Tuesday, 17 Apr 2007 | 4:35 PM ET

    See what analysts had to say about the market today on CNBC.

  • Wal-Mart Watchdog Group Says Negative Sentiment Grows Monday, 16 Apr 2007 | 10:59 AM ET

    Wal-Mart Watch, a group that monitors retailer Wal-Mart Stores, said that a national poll conducted in February and March showed that since 2005, the retailer's favorability rating has dropped to 71% from 76%.

  • No. 2 - Thank You, Easter Bunny Thursday, 12 Apr 2007 | 9:19 PM ET

    Easter came a week earlier this year, so in March, consumers bought more vintage tees from Abercrombie (ANF) and more gas grills from Costco (COST) than they normally do.

  • An early Easter and strong demand for clothing boosted U.S. retail sales in March, but rising gasoline prices and a soft housing market cast doubts about spending in coming months, according to data published by SpendingPulse.

  • When Trust - Not Distrust - Can Make You Money Wednesday, 28 Mar 2007 | 6:25 PM ET

    Here are a few more names from Cramer’s "Benefit of the Doubt" list of retail CEOs who deserve your patience and understanding.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.

  • Lightning Round for Monday, March 26 Monday, 26 Mar 2007 | 6:45 PM ET

    Cramer takes calls on Washington Mutual, Best Buy and the newly public BigBand Networks, among many more...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.

  • Apple’s Co-Founder and Chief Executive Steve Jobs is the “ultimate CEO who matters,” according to a ranking by Barron’s magazine.  The annual ranking of top CEOs from around the world seeks to identify the corporate leaders who have top-notch reputations in the financial community and would be missed by investors if they unexpectedly left their jobs.

  • UT's Biggest Money Managers Take On Cramer Tuesday, 20 Mar 2007 | 9:40 PM ET

    Cramer's having some of UT's best student money managers pitch and defend their own personal stock picks to him. These business students are involved in the McCombs MBA Investment Fund, a student-run account that's worth about $16 million. The fund impressed Cramer so much that he wanted to take on its student managers head-to-head (or longhorn-to-longhorn).

  • On the Phone with Jones Soda CEO Peter Van Stolk Monday, 19 Mar 2007 | 12:07 PM ET

    Jones Soda. You may not know it, but Cramer's had his eyes on this one for a while. And he hasn't been disappointed. He called the CEO to get the lowdown on why the stock has been shooting up. 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.