PowerShares QQQ Trust and BioMarin Pharmaceutical Among Most Active Stocks in Nasdaq Pre-Market

By Christopher Witrak  NOV 05, 2012 8:55 AM

Apple was up this morning.


MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were PowerShares QQQ Trust (NASDAQ:QQQ), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:BMRN), and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as of 8:45 a.m.

Investors traded 604,486 shares of PowerShares QQQ Trust, which was down $0.04, or 0.06%.

Investors exchanged 504,505 shares of BioMarin Pharmaceutical, which was up $10.49, or 28.04%. BioMarin's drug GLANS met its target for for its Phase 3 study. The drug is for a rare lysosomal storage disorder called Morquio A Syndrome.

Investors also traded 418,859 shares of Apple, which was up $6.75, or 1.17%. Apple sold 3 million iPad minis and iPad 4s during the three days of its launch weekend.

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