Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – ARNA OPK UTHR ALGN

HCA leads healthcare stocks lower on Tuesday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – ARNA OPK UTHR ALGN

Healthcare stocks finished up 0.6% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.7%, the Nasdaq increased 1.8% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.7% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is up 4.1% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is up 4.0% today.
  • United Therapeutics Corp (UTHR): UTHR stock is up 4.0% today.
  • Align Technology (ALGN): ALGN stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Vca Antech (WOOF): WOOF stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Novadaq Technologies (NVDQ): NVDQ stock is up 3.3% to $23.01, near the 52-week high of $23.27.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Volcano Corp (VOLC): VOLC stock is up 2.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Magellan Health Services (MGLN): MGLN stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Pfizer Inc (PFE): PFE stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Allergan Inc (AGN): AGN stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Fresenius Medical Care Corp (FMS): FMS stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): JNJ stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Mckesson Corp (MCK): MCK stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is down 0.3% today.

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And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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