After spiking near yesterday's close on a report it's looking to hire strategic advisers,...

|By:, SA News Editor

After spiking near yesterday's close on a report it's looking to hire strategic advisers, Research In Motion (RIMM -1.6%) is underperforming in early trading. Though the report claims RIM is willing to license its OS to third parties (interest might be limited given the alternatives), and explore options for monetizing its messaging software and patents ([[MSFT is said to be interested in the patents), it's added RIM "doesn't plan to sell itself." (previous)