The Securities and Exchange Commission is weighing a significant crackdown on so-called meme stock investing that could impose additional regulatory burdens on low-and-no fee brokerages that have been at the center of processing trades of AMC Entertainment, GameStop, and other risky stocks FOX Business has learned. 

SEC officials have discussed whether they could impose upon brokerages, such as Robinhood, a regulation that could force the firms to warn investors about the pitfalls of buying these risky stocks before a trade is completed, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter. 

Ticker Security Last Change Change %
AMC AMC ENTERTAINMENT HOLDINGS INC 42.81 -6.53 -13.23%
GME GAMESTOP 220.39 -82.17 -27.16%

Shares of these companies have exploded in recent days, buoyed by strong…

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