The Stock Market Looks Broken -- Here's Why It Isn't

Dan Caplinger, The Motley Fool
·4-min read
The Stock Market Looks Broken -- Here's Why It Isn't

The stock market was incredibly volatile on Monday, with major market benchmarks opening mixed but then seeing a big swoon lower in the late morning before bouncing back somewhat. The new week brought absolutely crazy moves from beleaguered stocks like GameStop (NYSE: GME), AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE: AMC), and Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ: BBBY). Plenty of other popular companies saw massive swings in morning trading.