Sirius, Activision, RIM: Tech Premarket (Update 1)
Sirius XM, RIM, Activision and Groupon have been added to this story, along with updated share prices.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Satellite radio giant Sirius XM(SIRI) was a big gainer in premarket trading on Friday, rising 2.27% to $3.15. The New York-based firm was also the most active premarket Nasdaq stock on share volume of 684,249.
Research In Motion(RIMM) , which will unveil its eagerly anticipated BlackBerry 10 technology later this month, was another active stock, climbing 1.48% to $11.64 on share volume 56,280.
Activision Blizzard(ATVI) climbed 1.82% to $11.21 before market open on Friday, after gaining 0.59% on Thursday.
Groupon(GRPN) was another gainer, rising 1.56% to $5.20 to continue its recent momentum. Shares of the daily deals site rose 3.23% on Thursday.
Shares of tech giant IBM(IBM) dipped in premarket trading on Friday, slipping 0.19% to $194.9.
IBM's shares ended Thursday's session down 0.55%.
Red Hat(RHT) was another laggard, dipping 0.43% to $53.68 before market open. Shares of the open source software specialist were off 1.26% by Thursday's close.
Shares of Apple(AAPL) , however, crept up 0.29% to $543.65 in premarket trading on Friday. The stock closed down 1.26% on Thursday.
Facebook(FB) was another modest premarket gainer, rising 0.65% to $27.95; it lost 0.82% during the prior day's trading.
Software behemoth Microsoft(MSFT) also followed this trend, rising 0.18% to $27.30 after closing down 1.34% on Thursday.
--Written by James Rogers in New York.
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