Companies Strike While the Stock Market Is Hot


It isn’t just the white-hot market for initial public offerings. Companies are returning to the public markets to issue shares and raise cash from investors at the same time that existing shareholders are tapping the public market to unload their stockholdings at a record clip.

Companies including

Zoom Video Communications Inc.

ZM -0.74%


Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

NCLH 1.01%

have sold billions of dollars of shares this year.

The list of companies tapping the public markets this year is sprinkled with meme stocks that have benefited from the momentum in their share prices such as

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc.

AMC -0.68%


GameStop Corp.

GME -5.06%

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