MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Charter Communications
(NASDAQ:CHTR), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB),
and Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) as of 8:45 a.m. EST.
186,700 shares of Charter Communications, which was down $0.76, or 1.08%
. Charter Communications announced
yesterday that certain stockholders have agreed to sell 3.1 million shares of Charter common stock in an underwritten offering.
130,582 shares of Facebook, which was up $0.19, or 0.82%.
Yesterday, Facebook director Mark Andreesen sold
about $54 million in Facebook shares to cover taxes.
Investors also traded
84,000 shares of Research In Motion, which was down $0.085, or 0.88%.
According to AllThingsD
, the National Transportation Safety Board will no longer purchase BlackBerries. Instead, it plans on purchasing iPhone 5s
(NASDAQ:AAPL). The organization cited a high failure rate of the smartphone and failures occurring at inappropriate times as its reasons.
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