• Why some investors are excited about Ryan Cohen as GameStop's next chairman

    11 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Ryan Cohen in 2019, probably contemplating ways to turn around struggling brick-and-mortar retailers... Struggling video game retailer GameStop announced Thursday that it intends to name Chewy.com co-founder Ryan Cohen as chairman of its board of directors following its next stockholder meeting on June 9. The move seems likely to further encourage some investors who continue to be bullish on GameStop stock and see Cohen's plans to "transform" the retailer as a key part of its recent sky-high rise in valuation .
    Cohen, who sold pet-supplies retailer Chewy to PetSmart for $3.5 billion in...
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