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Unlike banks, restaurant companies can't run to Washington for help. So only the sector's strongest will survive this downturn. But then again, isn't that how capitalism is supposed to work?
Find out why this is Cramer's favorite restaurant stock.
Here are two Mad Money top picks and five reasons why now is the right time to buy.
Want to know why there's been a flurry of downgrades recently? Here's the inside baseball.
Americans are spending more than expected thanks to lower gas prices, Cramer says, so look for the companies that benefit.
Notice how sometimes the wind is in your face and other times it’s at your back? It's better when it's your back!
Don Wordell, manager of the 5-star RidgeWorth Mid-Cap Value Equity fund, says the consumer is just fine -- and he has a stock pick to back that up.
CEO Clarence Otis tells us how his company is ready to emerge from this economic slowdown better than before.
Not all of them. But Cramer has one name in mind he thinks you should buy.
Let others go after the extremes: RidgeWorth's Don Wordell is a mid-cap manager, and his 4-star RidgeWorth Mid-Cap Value Fund is up an average of 12.14 percent per year over the last five years.
Shares of Darden fell after the company behind Olive Garden & Red Lobster cut guidance. In this Web Extra, find out if you should you graze on the dip?
The German business confidence index (Ifo) declined to the lowest levels since August 2005, increasing concerns about a weakening Europe. The dollar has popped to its highest levels of the year. And Russia's stock market is down 5 percent to its lowest levels in six years, as most European countries are signaling they will not recognize the breakaway states of Georgia.
If you’re looking to spice up your portfolio should you try some Chipotle Mexican Grill?
The Dow fell by triple digits on Tuesday as worries about further losses stemming from the mortgage crisis moved back into the spotlight.
Oil was down last week, and we had some decent economic numbers on Friday, so the questions on everyone's mind is what groups might be overbought/oversold to play for a short-term bounce. The chief groups are energy and financials.
Stocks remained fairly range-bound this afternoon, but finished slightly to the upside. The Dow’s 119-point range today is its narrowest in just over a month. However, many of the sectors that performed poorly yesterday continued to be disappointing today.
Until these companies start closing down stores, Cramer says sell, sell, sell.
The Latin American nation's got the growth. Also, Cramer's reaction to the Fed decision.
Darden Restaurants CEO Clarence Otis said Wednesday that consumers are being more careful with their spending, but the restaurant chain was still able to top earnings estimates in the latest quarter.
Darden Restaurants, parent of the Olive Garden and Red Lobster restaurant chains, posted a higher quarterly profit on Tuesday, boosted by its recently purchased LongHorn Steakhouse and The Capital Grille chains.