Shares for Research In Motion have risen over 6% on rumor that activist investor Carl Icahn had taken a stake in the company. Stock traders “are saying Icahn has taken a stake, but nothing is confirmed,” said BGC Partners tech analyst Colin Gillis. RIM’s stock has jumped over $23/share so far. Neither Icahn’s office or RIM has commented. We’ll keep you posted as this story develops.

via Reuters

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