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Investing Strategies: Boom In Meme-Stock Loving Retail Traders Here To Stay, Says Schwab

Published
    Sep 1, 2021

    The coronavirus pandemic helped fuel a surge of trading activity from new retail investors, and active traders polled by Schwab say this boom is here to stay. But active traders aren't just buying meme stocks on a whim. Whatever they're investing in, they're conducting significant research and seeking out more trading education than ever before. Barry Metzger, managing director and head of trading and education at Charles Schwab, shares all the details from Schwab's recent active trader pulse survey.