“Suddenly I heard ‘ding, ding, ding, ding, ding,’” Ms. Carr, 31, referring to the stock warnings, said in an interview on Friday. my phone, and I was looking at it, it said $ 351. I was shocked: “I bought this for 6 bucks,” I thought, “this could not be true. “
Mrs. Carr, a nutritionist, quickly pulled her son out of virtual learning and asked him what he wanted to do. “I’m trying to explain to him that this is unusual,” she told mySanAntonio.com, a segment of the San Antonio Express-News. “I asked him, ‘Would you like to stay or sell?'”
Jaydyn decided to sell his stock, making $ 3,200 – a return of more than 5,000 percent on an investment of about $ 60.
“I’m shocked and excited at the same time,” he said in a phone interview on Friday.
He said he decided to save $ 2,200 and invest the remaining $ 1,000, most likely in a stake in Roblox, a popular multiplayer game universe with kids, if and when the background This platform is available to the public.
“Long-term investing is important because that’s how I get this money,” says Jaydyn.
The surge has spurred Jaydyn’s interest in amateur day trading. “He’s definitely ready to put his all into the market,” his mother said.