The Reddit effect: WallStreetBets is changing the role of the individual investor

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This past year, Reddit’s rowdy crowd on the popular “WallStreetBets” forum became a household name after rallying around video game retailer GameStop and sent the stock soaring on an epic run. CNBC TechCheck’s Carl Quintanilla dives into how social media coupled with unprecedented accessibility to the market via mobile devices has given new power to the memestock generation’s retail trader army.

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