The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the NYSE were Nokia
(NYSE:NOK), Best Buy
(NYSE:BBY), and Bank of America
(NYSE:BAC) as of 9:25 a.m.
2.75 million shares of Nokia, which was down $0.06, or 1.57%.
The class action lawsuit
against Nokia over its choice of the Windows Phone
(NASDAQ:MSFT) platform has been dropped.
Investors exchanged 1.71 million shares of
Best Buy, which was up $2.17, or 17.82%
. According to Reuters
, Best Buy founder Richard Schulze is expected to make a $5 billion to $6 billion bid to buy the consumer electronics retail chain.
Investors also traded
1.47 million shares of
Bank of America, which was down $0.02, or 0.19%.
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The author has a position in Microsoft.