But it gets even better. That's because big players are going to profit off the little guy again, and here's how.
GM is expected to price next week in the $26 to $29 range, but indications in the bond market suggest it could trade as high as $35.
With returns like that, it's little wonder hedge funds and mutual funds are leaping over each other to get a piece.
But instead of holding it, these so-called "long-term" investors will look to flip it at a profit to the same retail player who couldn't get in in the first place.
Thank you Uncle Sam.
A key tell? Volume. If the number of traded shares exceeds the float, we'll know for certain the stock was flipped.
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