The three most active stocks and funds in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq were Human Genome Sciences (HGSI) Gilead Sciences (GILD) and PowerShares QQQ (QQQ) as of 9:10 a.m. Investors traded 15 547 055 shares of Human Genome Sciences which was up $7.28 or 101.53%. Human Genome Sciences rejected an unsolicited $2.59 billion buyout offer from GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK). Human Genome Sciences cited that the offer of $13 per share undervalues its company.
The three most active stocks and funds in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq were Riverbed Technology (RVBD) Sirius XM Radio (SIRI) and PowerShares QQQ (QQQ) as of 9:00 a.m. Investors traded 2 927 460 shares of Riverbed Technology whi... Read Post
MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The three most active funds and stocks in pre-market trading on the Nasdaq were PowerShares QQQ Trust (QQQ) Gen-Probe Incorporated (GPRO) and Hologic Incorporated (HOLX) as of 9:00 a.m. Investors traded 1 568 14... Read Post
The S&P 500 is probably the most popular benchmark against which stock market investors measure themselves. For many investors, the best bet has been to put their money in an index fund that tracks the S&P 500 and just let it ride. ... Read Post