Tag: Jim Cramer

  • The role of the Fed in the bankruptcy of the SVB turned positive for equities, says Cramer

    Thanks to the Federal Reserve, the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank finally turned out positive for the stock market, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Wednesday. Cramer said the Fed was focused on fighting inflation but soon had to turn its attention to the “immediate financial crisis” caused by the SVB. As a result, he said investors […]

  • Cramer’s things to watch on the stock market Wednesday: stocks, retailers, AI

    My top 10 things to watch Wednesday, March 29, 1. The Dow and the S&P 500 are poised to open higher, one day after the indexes broke their three-session winning streak. The Nasdaq, on a two-day losing streak, is also poised to rise. Wall Street’s First Quarter Ends Friday: The Dow Looking for Losses; but […]

  • Market reaction to Fed rate hike ‘almost always fake’

    CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that this week was the latest example of the market going crazy after a Federal Reserve meeting. But based on previous market reactions to the central bank’s previous rate hikes, this week’s activity may not prove to be very meaningful in the long run. The initial reaction to the Fed’s […]

  • Yellen’s comments shocked the market, not the Fed’s rate hike

    CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Wednesday that the market was distracted by Janet Yellen’s comments about bank failures instead of focusing on the stability reflected in the Fed’s rate hike. During the press conference of Fed Chairman Jerome Powell, Cramer said the market went haywire before falling in response to Yellen’s comments. CNBC’s Jim Cramer said […]

  • Cramer’s top 10 things on the stock market Wednesday: Fed, banking crisis, GameStop

    My top 10 things to watch Wednesday March 22nd 1. The Fed meeting: does it really matter? Despite the banking crisis, the market has almost a 90% chance of a new interest rate hike of a quarter point on Wednesday afternoon. Investors are looking for forward-looking comment in the policy statement and in the press […]

  • Investors and ‘longer view’ to survive the volatile market

    CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday that despite the scary events of the past few weeks, investors shouldn’t make decisions based on everyday fears. He explained that history often proves that owning shares of high-quality companies is the recipe for navigating a volatile market. CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday that investors are operating too much out […]

  • Top 10 things to watch Monday: Banks, Nvidia, Starbucks

    Top 10 things to watch Monday, March 20 1. Wall Street looks stable at the start of the week and ahead of the Fed’s interest rate decision Wednesday afternoon after the meeting. The market estimates about a 60% chance of a rate hike by a quarter point and a 40% chance of no hike as […]

  • Fueled to the point of a ‘soft, safe landing’ in the inflation battle

    Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell could be forced to ease interest rate hikes after recent bank runs, technical layoffs and inflation readings, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said. Until last week’s bank fiasco, I think [Federal Reserve Chair] Jay Powell lost the war against inflation,” said Cramer. The collapse of multiple banks, the potential bankruptcy of start-ups […]

  • What Silicon Valley Bank means for markets

    People line up outside the closed headquarters of the Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) on March 10, 2023 in Santa Clara, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images This report comes from today’s CNBC Daily Open, our new newsletter for international markets. CNBC Daily Open brings investors up to speed with everything they need to know, wherever […]

  • Keep an eye on banks, economic data, says Jim Cramer

    Economic data over the coming weeks could have a major impact on banking and technology stocks, said Jim Cramer. After a rough day for names like Silvergate, there is still hope on the horizon. Foamy markets and banking turmoil are casting a pallor over broader markets, but investors should keep an eye on economic data […]