The top pre-market NASDAQ stock market gainers are: ARM Holdings, Vodafone Group, Research In Motion, Microsoft, and Intel. The top pre-market NASDAQ stock market losers are: China Medical Technologies, Clearwire, Siliconware Precision Industries, BGC Partners, and ASML Holding.
ARM Holdings plc (ARMH) stock gained 1.82 percent to $28 in pre-market trading.
Vodafone Group plc (VOD) moved up 0.68 percent to $27.2954 in pre-market trading.
Research In Motion Ltd. (RIMM) stock moved up 0.47 percent to $17.10 in pre-market trading.
Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) stock moved up 0.35 percent to $25.79 in pre-market trading.
Intel Corp. (INTC) stock moved up 0.32 percent to $25.09 in pre-market trading. Intel and Micron Technology Inc. (MU) announced a new benchmark in NAND flash technology -- the world's first 20 nanometer (nm), 128 gigabit (Gb), multilevel-cell (MLC) device. The companies also announced mass production of their 64Gb 20nm NAND, which further extends the companies' leadership in NAND process technology. Developed through Intel and Micron's joint-development venture, IM Flash Technologies (IMFT), the new 20nm monolithic 128Gb device is the first in the industry to enable a terabit (Tb) of data storage in a fingertip-size package by using just eight die. It also provides twice the storage capacity and performance of the companies' existing 20nm 64Gb NAND device. The 128Gb device meets the high-speed ONFI 3.0 specification to achieve speeds of 333 megatransfers per second (MT/s), providing customers with a more cost-effective solid-state storage solution for today's slim, sleek product designs, including tablets, smartphones and high-capacity solid-state drives (SSDs).
China Medical Technologies Inc. (CMED) stock fell 11.24 percent to $3 in pre-market trading.
Clearwire Corp. (CLWR) stock slid 4.44 percent to $2.15 in pre-market trading. The company said it intends to offer $300 million of its Class A common stock in a registered public offering. Clearwire expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $45 million of its Class A common stock. Sprint Nextel Corp. has agreed to exercise its pro rata preemptive rights with respect to the offering and that upon such exercise, Sprint will buy, in a separate, private transaction, only shares of Clearwire's Class B common stock and a corresponding number of Class B common interests in Clearwire's subsidiary, Clearwire Communications LLC. The company intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate and working capital purposes.
Siliconware Precision Industries Co. Ltd. (SPIL) stock declined 1.09 percent to $4.53 in pre-market trading.
BGC Partners, Inc. (BGCP) stock moved down 0.64 percent to $6.20 in pre-market trading.
ASML Holding NV (ASML) stock moved down 0.53 percent to $41.13 in pre-market trading.