NYSE Euronext (NYX) is "absolutely not" considering a counter bid for Nasdaq (NDAQ), a Big Board...

|About: Nasdaq Inc. (NDAQ)|By:, SA News Editor

NYSE Euronext (NYX) is "absolutely not" considering a counter bid for Nasdaq (NDAQ), a Big Board source reportedly tells Reuters, since an NYSE-Nasdaq combination would be strategically unattractive and poses "insurmountable antitrust problems." NYX +0.5%, NDAQ -1.4% premarket.