Facebook and PowerShares QQQ Trust Among Most Active Stocks in Nasdaq Pre-Market

By Christopher Witrak  DEC 31, 2012 9:13 AM

Apple was up this morning.


MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), PowerShares QQQ Trust (NASDAQ:QQQ), and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as of 9:00 a.m. EST.

Investors traded 685,249 shares of Facebook, which was down $0.49, or 1.89%.

Investors exchanged 357,253 shares of PowerShares QQQ Trust, which was up $0.02, or 0.03%.

Investors also traded 162,167 shares of Apple, which was up $2.43, or 0.48%. According to AllThingsD, Brian White of Topeka Capital Markets said the demand for the iPad in China is "insatiable" based on  his store checks.

(See also: Pre-Market Primer: Down to the Wire.)

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