About four years ago, Jim Cramer asked me to assist him with the off the charts segment of CNBC's Mad Money. At the time, the market was a getting ready to launch to new heights, and it was clear we needed to look at growth stocks. The names we selected were Facebook, Amazon, Neflix and Google - the poster children of technology and growth. Using the first letters of each name we came up with the acronym, and FANG was born. See the clip below from 2013.