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

By Christopher Witrak  NOV 15, 2012 9:18 AM

WisdomTree Investments was down this morning.


MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), ASML Holding (NASDAQ:ASML), and WisdomTree Investments (NASDAQ:WETF) as of 9:05 a.m. EST.

Investors exchanged 933,037 shares of Facebook, which was up $0.23, or 1.03%. Facebook saw its second biggest gain since its IPO yesterday after the lockup period ended for 804 million shares held by former employees. Investors believe Facebook can continue to generate ad revenue.

Investors traded 702,150 shares of ASML Holding, which was down $0.60, or 1.09%. ASML will conduct a synthetic buyback.

Investors also traded 901,718 shares of WisdomTree Investments, which was down $0.05, or 0.80%. The ETF announced yesterday the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 26,000,000 shares owned by stockholders at $6.10 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions.

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