Motorola Mobility Shares Jump In Debut After Spinoff

sanjay jhaMotorola Mobility CEO Sanjay Jha

Years later, Carl Icahn finally got his wish of a Motorola breakup. And so far, the shares of Motorola Mobility — the mobile phone part of the business — are the winners.MMI, the new stock, is up 9% in its debut today to $32.97.

MSI, or Motorola Solutions, the rest of what’s left of the old Motorola business, is basically flat at $37.35.

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