MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Research In Motion
(NASDAQ:RIMM), and Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) as of 8:50 a.m. EST.
1,770,012 shares of Facebook, which was up $0.88, or 3.68%
. According to Marketwatch
, analysts at Bernstein Research today upgraded shares of Facebook from market perform to outperform.
1,165,630 shares of Research In Motion, which was up $0.11, or 0.94%.
CIBC World Markets upgraded
Research In Motion to a speculative sector outperformer, the equivalent of a buy rating. The firm believes the BlackBerry 10 will perform well.
Investors also traded
345,778 shares of Yahoo, which was up $0.36, or 1.94%.
Goldman Sachs added Yahoo to its conviction buy list and increased the stock's price target from $22 to $24. (Also read Goldman Sachs Adds Yahoo to 'Conviction Buy' List
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