“Mr. Kitty” goes virtually to Washington over GameStop saga

Washington, D.C. (AP) – The social media movement that made a beloved icon of GameStop enthusiast Keith Gill continued to rally behind the YouTube personality known as Roaring Kitty as he testified to Congress on Thursday about his role in last month’s stock market frenzy. “Today, the world shall know his name,” cheered one online fan […]

GameStop booster did well; many devotees won’t as shares sag

WILMINGTON, Mass. (AP) — “IF HE’S STILL IN, I’M STILL IN,” was the constant refrain from followers of Roaring Kitty, the YouTube personality whose enthusiasm about buying stock in video-game retailer GameStop made him an icon in the social media frenzy that shocked Wall Street last week. His hometown newspaper in Massachusetts dubbed him a “Brockton […]

GameStop saga makes Wall Street an issue for Biden team

WASHINGTON (AP) — The drama surrounding the trading in shares of GameStop, AMC Entertainment, Blackberry and other beaten-down companies has suddenly thrust Wall Street near the top of a crowded list of issues that President Joe Biden’s regulatory team needs to tackle early in its term. A number of wealthy institutions on Wall Street bet […]