Is Robinhood Sending J. Jill Stock Soaring 157% in Big Risk Trade?

J. Jill stock’s 157% surge Tuesday looks like the work of retail investors on free brokerage apps like Robinhood. It’s a penny stock in a beaten-down company with a big brand teetering on the verge of bankruptcy, common fair on Robinhood. They came for Hertz, Delta, American Airlines, Carnival, and Ford. The retail crowd could […]

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Tesla Stock Is Crashing – And the ‘Dumb Money’ Is Buying the Dip

Tesla stock has plunged more than 20% from its highs this week. Even as Wall Street analysts warned about the bizarre disconnect between share price and fundamentals, Robinhood traders went all-in. They’re about to learn the hard way about the counterintuitive effects of a “short squeeze” and the inevitability of mean reversion. After doubling its […]

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Here’s Another Reason to Doubt the Stock Market Rally

Citadel Securities says retail accounts for 25% of the market during peaks. Zero commissions and FOMO are some of the reasons for the retail trading frenzy. Retail investors have inflated the stock bubble. Citadel Securities, the market maker that counts Ken Griffin as its largest owner, said that retail traders now account for about a […]

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Fidelity & Robinhood Glitch as Panic-Stricken Investors Flee Stock Market

Fidelity’s website and the Robinhood app crashed for some users Monday, while panicky investors fled a stock market with inflated multiples. DownDetector reported a surge in problem reports for these stock trading platforms. The Dow Jones plummeted 3% at the opening bell. Meanwhile, the Washington Post started a wild YouTube live stream that lets you […]

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