FNC’s Tucker Carlson comments on the unprecedented stock market activity with regard to Game Stop: TUCKER CARLSON: People on Reddit profited, people in hedge funds, who were betting that share price would go down, lost money. And that’s a crime! Only people who work for hedge funds are allowed to manipulate the market — often […]
Bed Bath & Beyond, AMC rally with GameStop as little investors squeeze hedge funds in more stocks Published Mon, Jan 25 202111:09 AM ESTUpdated Mon, Jan 25 202111:15 AM EST This content was originally published here.
Here’s what’s going on, in layman’s terms — the Reddit investors basically decided to make GameStop Corp. (GME) their main stock market focus, buying up as many shares as possible in order to screw over hedge funds that have shorted the stock … meaning they bet against it. This content was originally published here.
AMC shares triple as retail investor raid of hedge fund short targets spreads from GameStop Published Wed, Jan 27 20218:15 AM ESTUpdated Wed, Jan 27 20218:24 AM EST This content was originally published here.
A major aspect of the rise of stocks like GameStop is the use of leverage by hedge funds. The r/WallStreetBets crowd is using that leverage against them. What it means: Because hedge funds are using borrowed money to place bigger bets, they have to exit positions at certain levels or risk losing potentially infinite sums […]