Markets 2021-06-30T15:58:44Z

Retail trading has cooled from its pandemic peak, but still makes up 10% of stock trading volume in the US, Morgan Stanley says

"We find that retail investors tend to prefer companies in sectors they are likely to be familiar with as consumers," the bank said.
Markets 2021-06-27T12:15:00Z
Markets 2021-06-24T13:28:31Z

A majority of Millennial and Gen-Z investors are taking personal loans or borrowing from friends and family to invest in stocks

80% of Gen-Z investors and 60% of Millennial investors borrowed money to put into stocks, a new survey shows.
Markets 2021-06-21T18:58:21Z

ContextLogic jumps 22% as Redditors highlight it as a meme-stock play for the week

The WISH ticker has surged in interest on Reddit investing threads as traders target a $14-$16 share price.
Markets 2021-06-21T14:30:23Z

Retail investors are on track to plow $400 billion into stocks in 2021 with the day-trading boom still in its early innings, Goldman Sachs says

"The retail bid is back" as stocks with active retail traders outperform the broader market, Goldman Sachs says
Markets 2021-06-14T17:27:21Z

New meme stock Corsair Gaming jumps 33% amid surging interest from Reddit traders

Corsair was the most mentioned stock on Wall Street Bets in the last 24 hours, surpassing usual favorites GameStop and AMC.
Markets 2021-06-11T12:34:17Z

Meme stocks are transforming the market thanks to Reddit traders. Here's what it means to be a meme stock — and why they're viewed as a whole new asset class.

GameStop started it, and now new names are added to the list of meme stocks daily as retail traders hype them up on social media.
Markets 2021-06-09T15:13:06Z

Retail traders have poured $1.27 billion into meme stocks in 2 weeks — matching the peak during the GameStop short squeeze in January

Renewed interest in meme stocks began with AMC Entertainment in late May and has spread to new names like Wendy's and Clean Energy Fuels.
Markets 2021-06-09T14:20:36Z

New meme stocks Clean Energy Fuels and ContextLogic rally as AMC fever fades

Clean Energy Fuels and ContextLogic jumped more than 30% in early trading, while Wendy's stock pulled back from its Tuesday rally.
Markets 2021-06-08T13:50:40Z

Meme stocks surge for a 2nd day as retail traders stay bullish on red-hot names

Clover Health and Wendy's led gains among meme stocks as AMC Entertainment, GameStop, and BlackBerry also rose.
Markets 2021-06-03T19:51:43Z

Market analysts warn against meme-stock 'gambling,' as AMC's stock price remains decoupled from fundamentals

"The bigger it goes, the farther it's going to fall," said the CEO of investment research firm New Constructs.
Markets 2021-06-03T19:03:22Z

The 'Warren Buffett of Canada' could score a $1 billion return on BlackBerry as retail investors target the meme stock

Prem Watsa's Fairfax Financial owns BlackBerry shares and convertible bonds that surged in value to $2 billion on Thursday.
Markets 2021-06-03T16:35:49Z

Meme stocks whipsaw as AMC share sale ends massive Reddit-fueled rally

Many of Reddit's favorite stocks including AMC, GameStop, and Bed Bath & Beyond retreated Thursday, while others saw prices whipsaw.
Markets 2021-06-02T18:53:05Z

Meme stocks post massive gains led by AMC's unprecedented rally to new heights

Bed Bath & Beyond, BlackBerry, GameStop, and Koss Corp., all rallied Wednesday as AMC surged to a record high.
Markets 2021-06-02T17:43:44Z

AMC surges 126% as Reddit cheerleaders overpower large hedge-fund share sale

Mudrick Capital dumped millions of AMC shares the same day the stock sale was disclosed, though the retail-trader favorite continued its rally.
Markets 2021-06-01T19:05:42Z

Retail traders driving the meme stock frenzy are 'here to stay' but the AMC rally isn't going to end well, former E*Trade CEO says

Social media and trading apps are powerful tools at the hands of new investors, Karl Roessner said on CNBC.
Markets 2021-06-01T13:15:47Z

BlackBerry jumps 10% as Reddit traders seek another short squeeze mere days after sending AMC soaring

Commentary around BlackBerry on Reddit's Wall Street Bets called for a new short squeeze on the stock and a price target as high as $20.
Markets 2021-05-28T15:54:34Z

AMC short sellers are digging in despite a 5-day rally in the stock that's driven billions in losses, data shows

New data suggest short sellers haven't covered their positions amid the AMC stock rally but have instead become even more bearish.
Markets 2021-05-27T19:38:35Z

AMC shares have surged 146% in just 4 days as gleeful Reddit traders squeeze shorts, pushing the stock well above January highs

Shares approached $30 Thursday with one-day gains as high as 56% as Wall Street Bets poured into the meme stock.
Markets 2021-05-27T15:50:46Z

Redditors say they broke Jim Cramer after he exclaimed 'why why why' and called Wall Street Bets child's play

Meme stocks like GameStop, AMC, and BlackBerry, have rallied this week amid renewed interest from Reddit's retail-trader army.
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