Panda Express's vegan orange chicken made with Beyond Meat is the one of the latest - and most popular - plant-based versions of fast-food favorites.
The Kynikos Associates boss called out retail investors for complaining despite GameStop and AMC's massive gains this year.
Fast-food restaurants like Panda Express and KFC are embracing the plant-based food craze as demand for meatless options rises.
Panda Express and Beyond Meat are teaming up to offer a plant-based version of the Asian chain's most popular dish, and I'm hooked.
The chain has debuted McVeggie and McPlant menu items in markets around the world, but there are still no plans to debut in the US.
Beyond Meat has announced its new vegan chicken tenders amid a national chicken wing shortage, and soaring poultry prices.
Dunkin's Beyond breakfast sandwich launched in 2019, and the chain says it still has a 'strong relationship' with the meatless brand.
GameStop started it, and now new names are added to the list of meme stocks daily as retail traders hype them up on social media.
Renewed interest in meme stocks began with AMC Entertainment in late May and has spread to new names like Wendy's and Clean Energy Fuels.
"The bigger it goes, the farther it's going to fall," said the CEO of investment research firm New Constructs.
Bed Bath & Beyond, BlackBerry, GameStop, and Koss Corp., all rallied Wednesday as AMC surged to a record high.
New data suggest short sellers haven't covered their positions amid the AMC stock rally but have instead become even more bearish.
Shares of AMC Entertainment have tripled in just five days of trading, as retail traders pour into the stock.
27% of outstanding Beyond Meat shares are currently sold short, according to data from S3 Partners, making the company a potential Reddit target.
Meme stocks like GameStop, AMC, and BlackBerry, have rallied this week amid renewed interest from Reddit's retail-trader army.
"The first thing you don't do is you don't short these stocks," Joe Terranova, chief market strategist at Virtus Investment Partners told CNBC Thursday.
"We believe that Beyond Meat should be recognized as a reopening play that stands to regain meaningful momentum," Bernstein said in a note.