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Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered’s US retail release looks to be a Gamestop exclusive! –

Adding to yesterday’s news story, we’re now receiving several reports that Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered’s upcoming retail release be a Gamestop exclusive in the US. The above is an image directly from the Gamestop’s POS that clearly lists “GS Exc” which typically is short for Gamestop Exclusive. As previously mentioned, the game has been […]

Texas AG Ken Paxton launches investigation into Robinhood, hedge funds over GameStop

Texas and New York are investigating the trading platforms where many of GameStop’s investors are buying their shares. The states are demanding records on user restrictions from the trading app, Robinhood, and several online brokerages. Those companies blocked users on Thursday from trading GameStop and several other retail securities. “The US economy should be transparent, […]

SEC is looking into Robinhood’s handling of Gamestop trading

The U.S. securities watchdog is looking into the affair of Robinhood and the Redditors. At least in so many words. The Securities and Exchange Commission made a joint statement on Friday expressing concern over the “extreme price volatility of certain stocks’ trading prices over the past several days.” Though the commission did using the words […]

GameStop’s surge is making it one of the most traded stocks in the U.S. – MarketWatch

GameStop shares have been on a frenzied tear, trading like companies multiples its size. On Wednesday, shares of GameStop  GME, +125.26%  shares rose 141%, pushing the company’s market value to an eye-popping $25 billion from a little over $1 billion at the start of the month and $10 billion at the end of Tuesday’s action. […]

GameStop, AMC, BlackBerry Face Challenges Despite Stock Frenzy – WSJ

In the past few weeks, investors have bid up the share prices of companies such as GameStop Corp. and AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., as short sellers have bet against them. Here is an analysis of the challenges and prospects for these businesses. GameStop is trying to survive a yearslong erosion of its business, which has […]

GameStop trading resumes after brief halt as shares tumble

By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read FILE PHOTO: A GameStop store is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo (Reuters) – Shares of videogame retailer GameStop Corp resumed trading on the New York Stock Exchange after being briefly halted following a 42% slump when […]

Buying A Nintendo Switch Is Proving To Be Difficult In The US Right Now – Nintendo Life

Getting your hands on a Nintendo Switch system isn’t as straightforward as you might hope in the US at the moment, with stock issues at a number of major retailers hinting at wider distribution struggles. Well-known stores such as Amazon, Target, GameStop, and Best Buy have been struggling to keep up with demand both online […]

U.S. panel to hold hearing on GameStop, other social-media driven stock trading

By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read FILE PHOTO: House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) attends a House Financial Services Committee hearing on “Oversight of the Treasury Department’s and Federal Reserve’s Pandemic Response” in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, U.S., December 2, 2020. Greg Nash/Pool via REUTERS WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House […]

GameStop third biggest short, even as shares shorted falls — S3 Partners

By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read FILE PHOTO: A GameStop sign is pictured in Pasadena, California March 27, 2013. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES)/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – Short interest in GameStop Corp, whose shares have skyrocketed this week, is at $11.2 billion, making it the third most shorted stock by value, although the number […]

The GameStop Revolt Has Just Begun. Get Ready | Barron’s

For 10 months, GameStop was a depressing emblem of the Covid-era economy—many of its stores sat closed or empty, dust gathering on out-of-date game discs that had been supplanted by digital alternatives. It has closed about 1,000 outlets since the start of 2019. Then, for the past three weeks, it became the center of a […]