Rod Alzmann chatted with Benzinga’s Luke Jacobi Wednesday in the course of the “Power Hour” YouTube present.
The sudden rise of GameStop inventory in current months shocked buyers — each retail merchants and professionals alike. Some, nonetheless, had their eyes on GameStop lengthy earlier than the inventory quickly ascended in January 2021.
Rod Alzmann and his crew of researchers from gmedd.com started publishing a bull thesis and analysis on the inventory in mid-January, earlier than the inventory rose above $300.
The Lengthy View On GameStop: Alzmann mentioned he is been lengthy on GameStop for years.
He posted on the stock-trading web site StockTwits in regards to the inventory beginning in 2018. Extra not too long ago, in September 2020, he posted on the location that shorts can be compelled to cowl their place on GameStop, pushing the value of the inventory even increased.
The gmedd.com crew has stored up with current GameStop information, posting updates on the corporate’s upcoming earnings report in addition to the corporate’s plans with Ryan Cohen.
“They [GameStop] got here out with the transformation committee that Cohen [and] Wolff are going to be on,” Alzmann informed Benzinga. “They introduced the hiring of the chief know-how officer and the 2 different senior management members. They’ve made actions within the path that we talked about in January. The Chewy-fication retains occurring.”
By “Chewy-fication,” Alzmann implies that Cohen, the co-founder and former CEO of Chewy Inc (NYSE:CHWY), has plans to bolster GameStop’s e-commerce enterprise utilizing his experience from Chewy, which he constructed into the main on-line pet retailer.
Cohen disclosed a ten% stake in GameStop again in September 2020 and joined the manager board.
GME Worth Motion: GameStop inventory pulled again 1.89% Thursday, closing at $260.
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