[video] Quick Take: U.S. Markets Open Higher, FireEye Buys Mandiant for $1B
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Investors are finding optimism in Thursday's selloff, pushing indices higher in Friday's trading session. TheStreet's Ruben Ramirez details today's top headlines.
Turning to the auto sector, monthly sales figures are due out Friday morning. According to Edmonds.com, auto sales as a whole should increase 5.2% for the month of December, he added.
Finally, Ramirez reported that LivingSocial will sell 13.8 million shares of Groupon
Groupon purchased LivingSocial's Ticket Monster in November for $260 million in cash and stock. Shares of GRPN are currently lower by roughly 1%.
-- Written by Bret Kenwell in Petoskey, Mich.