GameStop shares rise, fall and rise again in roller-coaster day of trading – CNET
What a ride.
GameStop shares spiked Wednesday, reaching $348 apiece, only to come crashing down to $172 each early in the afternoon, causing multiple halts in trading of the stock due to volatility. Stocks then moved back up and ended the day at $265, a 7% increase for the day.
The past two days were a buying frenzy for the video game retailer’s stock since Monday, when it was $136. That surge coincided with a lift to the entire stock market after Saturday’s passage of the COVID relief…