Meme-Stock Traders: Damn the Fundamentals! Full Speed Ahead!

Meme-stock investing means never having to say you’re sorry. Or at least never having to say you’re wrong.

That’s the obvious conclusion to be drawn from the reactions to today’s dismal news from Bed, Bath, and Beyond on the r/wallstreetbets subreddit, Ground Zero for the meme-stock craze. Over the last month, as I wrote about for The Atlantic last week, Bed…

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James Surowiecki

James Surowiecki

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I’m the author of The Wisdom of Crowds. I’ve been a business columnist for Slate and The New Yorker and written for a wide range of other publications.