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No, Robinhood Traders Aren’t Affecting the Stock Market

The millions of new Robinhood stock traders aren’t moving the markets as much as people think

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There is a force that is moving the stock market. No, it’s not the Fed. It’s not the hedge funds. It’s an army of day traders numbering in the hundreds of thousands. At least, that is what some of the headlines…




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