Robinhood: It's Time To Dive In For The Long Haul

Apr. 16, 2022 6:53 AM ETRobinhood Markets, Inc. (HOOD)22 Comments
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  • Shares of Robinhood have been in a consistent downtrend since its IPO, and have lost 40% year-to-date.
  • Slower trading activity driven by this year's correction has been a major headwind, though equity revenue declines have been offset by relatively stable options and crypto activity.
  • Robinhood's new product initiatives, including retirement accounts and 24/7 trading, may be avenues to growth in 2022.
  • Despite its slower revenue profile, Robinhood still remains profitable on an adjusted EBITDA basis.
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We all know this fact but are often too risk-averse to act on it: there's never a better time to invest than in a crisis. And while the whole market (and especially tech stocks) have been in turmoil this year, few

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With combined experience of covering technology companies on Wall Street and working in Silicon Valley, and serving as an outside adviser to several seed-round startups, Gary Alexander has exposure to many of the themes shaping the industry today. He has been a regular contributor on Seeking Alpha since 2017. He has been quoted in many web publications and his articles are syndicated to company pages in popular trading apps like Robinhood.

Disclosure: I/we have no stock, option or similar derivative position in any of the companies mentioned, but may initiate a beneficial Long position through a purchase of the stock, or the purchase of call options or similar derivatives in HOOD over the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

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