MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Questcor Pharmaceuticals
(NASDAQ:QCOR), ASML Holding
(NASDAQ:ASML), and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) as of 9:00 a.m. Investors traded
973,231 shares of
Questcor Pharmaceuticals, which was up $0.19, or 0.72%.
Quesctor Pharmaceuticals's stock dropped 50% yesterday when a research website announced
that the major health insurer Aetna
(NYSE:AET) will drop reimbursement for H.P. Acthar gel for all uses except infantile spasms. H.P. Acthar gel is Questcor's main product.
Investors also traded
739,600 shares of ASMl Holdings, which was up $0.17, or 0.31%.
ASML finished $1.84, or 3.3%, lower yesterday to $54.56.
597,888 shares of Facebook, which was down $0.32, or 1.37%.
Facebook's stock has benefited recently from its integration into the Apple's
(NASDAQ:AAPL) iOS 6.
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