The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the NYSE were Bank of America
(NYSE:BAC), SPDR S&P 500 ETF (
NYSEARCA:SPY), and iShares Russell 2000 Index
(NYSEARCA:IWM) as of 9:00 a.m.
12.88 million shares of
Bank of America, which was down $0.04, or 0.42%.
According to Bloomberg
, Bank of America reported its third-quarter profit dropped 95% on litigation expenses and an accounting charge tied to the firm's debt. Net income fell to $340 million, or zero cents per diluted share, in the third quarter compared to $6.2 billion, or $0.56 per diluted share, in the prior-year quarter.
Investors exchanged 1.69 million shares of
SPDR S&P 500 ETF, which was up $0.30, or 0.21%
. Investors also traded
994,180 shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index, which was up $0.26, or 0.31%
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