Cramer: The Last Straw for Retail Investors

"Last straw." Those are the two words I heard everywhere I went this weekend. The Nasdaq outage was the last straw, as it's become clear that the machines have taken over and they simply can't be stopped. That attitude, plus the desire to see someone at the Nasdaq OMX (NDAQ) take the fall for Facebook (FB) and for this three-hour shutdown, was on one everybody's lips -- my conversations tend to skew to the stock market when any event puts stocks back on the front page.

The criticism was two-pronged. The professionals would like to see Bob Greifeld replaced as CEO at Nasdaq, mostly because of his total failure to communicate anything about the situation, coupled with his insistence that such a lack of transparency is absolutely the right thing to do....563 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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