MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) were PowerShares QQQ Trust
(NASDAQ:QQQ), Zipcar (NASDAQ:ZIP), and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) as of 8:45 a.m. EST.
2,607,533 shares of PowerShares QQQ Trust, which was up $1.38, or 2.12%.
1,975,981 shares of Zipcar, which was up $3.94, or 47.82%
. According to Reuters
, Avis Budget Group
(NASDAQ:CAR) will buy Zipcar for $500 million in cash, or $12.25 per share, which represents a 49% premium to Zipcar's Monday close.
Investors also traded
884,887 shares of
Facebook, which was up $0.69, or 2.59%.
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