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For GameStop day traders, the moment they've dreamed about

Not all the day traders are inflamed by anger, they just see an opportunity to make money and pay bills.

January 30, 2021 / 10:22 PM IST
Source: AFP

Source: AFP

They've endured a financial crisis. Two deep recessions. Mounds of student debt. Stagnant pay. Costly health care. Dim job prospects.

They've seen the uber-rich grow richer while a pandemic threw tens of millions of people out of work and left much more isolated and vulnerable at home.

Now, they feel, its payback time.

Nearly a decade after the Occupy protest movement left Wall Street more or less unscathed, the citadel of financial might faces a new assault.