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By Ciara Linnane

The group of "meme" stocks, led by videogame retailer GameStop Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203755179/composite GME -6.99% that have been volatile in recent weeks as investors on a Reddit subgroup have egged each other on, were active again in premarket trade Monday. GameStop shares were up 5% premarket, while shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200235402/composite AMC -3.78% , the world's biggest cinema chain, were up 12%. BlackBerry Ltd /zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite BB -3.28% was up 3.8%, and Naked Brand Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/204285810/composite NAKD +2.18% was up 9.5%. Koss Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207340503/composite KOSS -5.72% , a maker of headphones, was up 2.9%. GameStop shares have gained 440% in the year to date, as investors on Reddit's WallStreetBets platform sought to punish short sellers who had driven short interest in the stock to 140% by buying the stock and creating a short squeeze.

/zigman2/quotes/203755179/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 158.36
-11.90 -6.99%
Volume: 9.46M
April 9, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$11.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
$424,150
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/zigman2/quotes/200235402/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 9.42
-0.37 -3.78%
Volume: 29.25M
April 9, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$4.24 billion
Rev. per Employee
$43,642
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/zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 9.13
-0.31 -3.28%
Volume: 6.69M
April 9, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$5.14 billion
Rev. per Employee
$255,362
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/zigman2/quotes/204285810/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 0.64
+0.01 +2.18%
Volume: 260.54M
April 9, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$303.21 million
Rev. per Employee
$102,559
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/zigman2/quotes/207340503/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 20.29
-1.23 -5.72%
Volume: 569,303
April 9, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
216.77
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$154.53 million
Rev. per Employee
$494,914
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