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White House monitoring stock situation involving GameStop, other firms | Watch News Videos Online

When asked about GameStop’s recent stock rise, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Wednesday that the Treasury Department is monitoring the situation involving GameStop and other companies. Stocks of GameStop, BlackBerry and AMC Entertainment Holdings all saw trading halts Wednesday amid continued volatility widely attributed to social media chatter. This content was originally published […]

White House Refuses to Comment on GameStop Trading Controversy

The White House refused to comment Friday on the populist market trading movement fueling GameStop stock. “I know it is a big story,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said to reporters on Friday, refusing to comment on the issue. “Obviously, our focus and our big story is getting the American people back to work.” […]

Greenwald: GameStop Reckoning Only Happened Because Of A Free Internet, Elite Bent On Seizing And Censoring It

Greenwald: GameStop Reckoning Only Happened Because Of A Free Internet, Elite Bent On Seizing And Censoring It Posted By Ian Schwartz On Date January 28, 2021 Glenn Greenwald slammed hedge funds for taking so much while creating nothing in commentary delivered on the GameStop stock frenzy Thursday on FNC’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” The independent journalist […]

Donald Trump Jr. Says GameStop Stock Mania ‘Amazing To Watch’ As Short Sellers Squeezed

Donald Trump Jr. said it was “amazing” to see retail investors push up the stock price of the video game retailer GameStop as they looked to squeeze short-seller hedge funds who bet on the brand’s stock market value falling. Former President Donald Trump‘s eldest son said the investors organized on the WallStreetBets subreddit were moving […]

WH’s Psaki on GameStop: Yellen “Monitoring The Situation”

WH’s Psaki on GameStop: Yellen “Monitoring The Situation” Posted By Ian Schwartz On Date January 27, 2021 White House press secretary Jen Psaki fielded a question about the sudden rise of GameStop’s stock at Wednesday’s press briefing and assured reporters that Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and the White House economic team are “monitoring the situation.” […]

White House monitoring situation involving GameStop, other firms

By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read FILE PHOTO: GameStop gift cards are shown for sale at a GameStop Inc. store in Encinitas, California, U.S., May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House and Treasury Department are monitoring the situation involving GameStop and other companies that have seen sharp gains on the […]

Robinhood, TD Ameritrade, other trading platforms restrict GameStop and other Reddit stock picks – Chicago Tribune

“For years, the same hedge funds, private equity firms and wealthy investors dismayed by the GameStop trades have treated the stock market like their own personal casino while everyone else pays the price,” she said in a statement. “It’s long past time for the S.E.C. and other financial regulators to wake up and do their […]

WH Ignores Question About Yellen Taking $800k In Speaking Fees From Firm That Bailed Out Loser Hedge Fund In Gamestop Affair

WH Ignores Question About Yellen Taking $800k In Speaking Fees From Firm That Bailed Out Loser Hedge Fund In Gamestop Affair Posted By Tim Hains On Date January 28, 2021 White House press secretary Jen Psaki avoided answering a question during Thursday’s briefing about whether newly confirmed Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen should recuse herself from […]

BOMBSHELL ALLEGATION: Man Claims To Be Robinhood Employee & Says The White House Pressured Halt of GameStop Trading – Breaking911

Fueled by the “WallStreetBets” Reddit forum, GameStop’s market value has risen over 466% this week. Thursday morning, Robinhood, one of the top free trading apps, put restrictions on trading $GME (GameStopCorp.) This action was immediately met with backlash across the internet. One Reddit user, Odin19199, claiming to be an employee of Robinhood, stated that the […]

TD Ameritrade restricts trading of GameStop, AMC stock – CNET

Investors are making some big deals with shares of GameStop.  GameStop’s stock continues to make big moves Wednesday, surpassing $300 a share, fueled by Reddit users taking on Wall Street. Investors looking to make some trades faced multiple issues this morning trying to log in to their preferred investing sites and apps as many were […]