Pre-Market Most Active for Apr 8, 2013 : BAC, BCRX, ARMH, QQQ, WFT, NXST, LUFK, ARCP, GM^B, MT, GNC, NOK

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The NASDAQ 100 Pre-Market Indicator is up 4.06 to 2,775.81. The total Pre-Market volume is currently 4,429,381 shares traded.

The following are the most active stocks for the pre-market session :

Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) is +0.08 at $12.05, with 629,808 shares traded. Over the last four weeks they have had 4 up revisions for the earnings forecast, for the fiscal quarter ending Mar 2013. The consensus EPS forecast is $0.23. BAC's current last sale is 92.69% of the target price of $13.

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( BCRX ) is +0.38 at $2.08, with 581,932 shares traded. As reported in the last short interest update the days to cover for BCRX is 10.200513; this calculation is based on the average trading volume of the stock.

ARM Holdings plc ( ARMH ) is +0.05 at $41.02, with 401,300 shares traded. ARMH's current last sale is 97.67% of the target price of $42.

PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ( QQQ ) is +0.159 at $68.02, with 335,510 shares traded. This represents a 13.29% increase from its 52 Week Low.

Weatherford International, Ltd ( WFT ) is +0.56 at $12.60, with 318,354 shares traded. Over the last four weeks they have had 3 up revisions for the earnings forecast, for the fiscal quarter ending Dec 2013. The consensus EPS forecast is $0.31. As reported by Zacks, the current mean recommendation for WFT is in the "buy range".

Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. ( NXST ) is unchanged at $17.93, with 310,900 shares traded. As reported by Zacks, the current mean recommendation for NXST is in the "strong buy range".

Lufkin Industries, Inc. ( LUFK ) is +23.99 at $87.92, with 309,490 shares traded. LUFK's current last sale is 127.42% of the target price of $69.

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. ( ARCP ) is unchanged at $14.79, with 256,780 shares traded. As reported by Zacks, the current mean recommendation for ARCP is in the "strong buy range".

General Motors Company (GM^B) is -0.04 at $42.80, with 234,000 shares traded.

ArcelorMittal ( MT ) is -0.04 at $12.09, with 217,100 shares traded., following a 52-week high recorded in prior regular session.

GNC Holdings, Inc. ( GNC ) is unchanged at $39.60, with 180,000 shares traded. As reported in the last short interest update the days to cover for GNC is 7.539186; this calculation is based on the average trading volume of the stock.

Nokia Corporation ( NOK ) is -0.03 at $3.31, with 163,670 shares traded. NOK's current last sale is 110.33% of the target price of $3.

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