The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the NYSE were SPDR S&P 500 ETF
(NYSEARCA:SPY), Bank of America
(NYSE:BAC), and SPDR Gold Trust
(NYSEARCA:GLD) as of 8:55 a.m.
Investors exchanged 3.74 million shares of
SPDR S&P 500 ETF, which was up $0.20, or 0.13%
1.81 million shares of
Bank of America, which was down $0.01, or 0.08%.
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan stated that he wants his bankers to lend more aggressively
Investors also traded
1.71 million shares of SPDR Gold Trust, which was down $2.50, or 1.55%.
Gold has continued its drop in price after the Federal Reserve minutes stated yesterday that several concerned members wish to end bond-buying before the end of 2013.
No positions in stocks mentioned.