Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – MYL ALGN CLVS MYGN

MYL leads healthcare stocks higher on Friday

   
Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – MYL ALGN CLVS MYGN

Healthcare stocks remained flat on Friday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.1%, the Nasdaq declined 0.5% and the S&P 500 increased 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is up 5.9% today.
  • Align Technology (ALGN): ALGN stock is up 5.1% today.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 3.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Abbott Laboratories (ABT): ABT stock is up 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (ENDP): ENDP stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Carefusion Corp (CFN): CFN stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is down 27.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Intuitive Surgical (ISRG): ISRG stock is down 3.7% today.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is down 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP): NPSP stock is down 2.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Acceleron Pharma Inc (XLRN): XLRN stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is down 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is down 2.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 1.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Sangamo Biosciences (SGMO): SGMO stock is down 2.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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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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