MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Facebook
(NASDAQ:FB), Dell (NASDAQ:DELL), and Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) as of 8:55 a.m. EST.
1,380,584 shares of Facebook, which was up $0.23, or 0.82%.
According to Marketwatch
, Facebook is in talks to acquire WhatsApp, the cross-platform mobile-messaging application.
830,773 shares of Dell, which was up $0.59, or 6.12%
. Goldman Sachs
its rating on Dell from "sell" to "buy" on the belief that investor sentiment towards the stock is too bearish.
Investors also traded
358,754 shares of Research In Motion, which was down $0.23, or 1.98%.
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