How This Redditor Made $46M With GameStop
And Sparked a Revolution Along the Way!
The trader known as DeepF---ingValue on Reddit’s WallStreetBets forum has become the face of a movement standing up against Wall Street hedge funds.
When Keith Gill bought his first shares of GameStop in 2019, he never intended to start a revolution.
But it didn’t start out that way.
But a year and a half later, he was adopted as their hero.
He was initially met with ridicule for investing in a failing business model.
Before he became an internet folklore hero, Keith Gill was an average guy.
Who Is Keith Gill?
He developed an interest in the stock market after college as a way to make extra money.
Until recently he worked in marketing for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company.
Under the user name DeepF—ingValue, he posted a picture on the Reddit forum WallStreetBets of an initial investment of $53,566.04.
It Was the Summer of 2019…