ryan cohen is the face of an investing revolution that has captivated amateur traders, punished Wall Street and favored memes over fundamentals. Many of his other bets belong to a more conservative playbook.
The 37-year-old billionaire, who made his fortune with an online pet Soft Inc., shot to fame during a market frenzy last year when he used a stake in a struggling video game retailer GameStop Inc. to fend off the management team and become president. His cryptic tweets, including a photo of him with chopsticks up his nose, helped his investment gain viral popularity as a so-called meme stock and motivated his followers to take revenge on professional traders who had bet against them. the company.