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.
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.
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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