Clearwire Corporation and ASML Holding Among Most Active Stocks in Nasdaq Pre-Market

By Christopher Witrak  OCT 15, 2012 8:54 AM

PowerShares QQQ Trust was up this morning.

 


MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR), ASML Holding (NASDAQ:ASML), and PowerShares QQQ Trust (NASDAQ:QQQ) as of 9:05 a.m.

Investors exchanged 4,475,747 shares of Clearwire Corporation, which was up $0.33, or 14.22%. Clearwire is up because of the deal reached between Softbank (TYO:9984) and Sprint (NYSE:S). Sprint owns a stake in Clearwire, and the Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son said "Anything could happen," when asked about further acquisitions. However, he declined to comment on any other potential acquistions.

Investors traded 503,100 shares of ASML Holding, which was down $0.65, or 1.23%. ASML Holding will report its third-quarter financial results on October 17.

Investors also traded 303,381 shares of PowerShares QQQ Trust, which was up $0.29, or 0.43%. (See also Pre-Market Primer: Stocks Rise Amidst More Grexit Speculation.)

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