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Cramer Remix: The retail reality could be good for consumers, but not stocks

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Cramer Remix: The retail reality could be good for consumers, but not stocks

As the stock market continued its volatile losing streak on Thursday, with the market's "fear gauge" hitting its highest level since February, Cramer wanted to clear up some of the confusion around why stocks were falling. After all, with numerous indicators and the Federal Reserve indicating that the economy is strong, investors are probably wondering why the market would take such a drastic hit. "Right now, there's a ton of tension between the macro and the micro. The Federal Reserve cares about the macro — they're looking at unemployment, wage growth, anything that tells them about the totality of the economy," Cramer said. "Based on that, our new Fed chief, Jerome Powell, has concluded that