5 Super Hot Stocks: Yahoo Jumps 4%, Barnes & Noble Fights Back, Apple Prepares for Big Day

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) is up nearly 4% in early trading after the company announced a deal with ABC (NYSE:DIS). Yahoo said that ABC will be the main news provider to Yahoo News.

Shares of Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) are trading higher this morning after the company reached a deal to sell its Nook e-reader at Target (NYSE:TGT) stores.  Electronic readers will face steep competition from Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), which just unveiled its new line up of e-readers.

Don’t Miss: Amazon Cheat Sheet: All the New Kindle Products Making Waves.

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is trading slightly higher ahead of tomorrow’s big iPhone event.  The company is expected to unveil its long awaited iPhone 5 tomorrow.  It has been 15 months since Apple launched the iPhone 4.

Hot Sneak Peek: Apple iPhone 5 Announcement Preview.