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DJ So, You Like the Stock?

· 02/05/2021 15:10

By Bourree Lam, James Benedict and Ana Rivas

The phrase "We like the stock" has exploded in 2021 on Reddit. Interest in the term broadly shot up](https://trends.google.com/trends/explore?date=today%201-m&geo=US&q=we%20like%20the%20stock) as the GameStop rally became headline news. It [was just added to Urban Dictionary (https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=We%20like%20the%20stock!) a week ago. But on WallStreetBets, memes never stop at face value. See WSJ's anatomy of the term below:

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