Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – HTWR ENDP WMGI ICLR

MASI leads healthcare stocks lower on Thursday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – HTWR ENDP WMGI ICLR

Healthcare stocks fell broadly on Wall Street on Thursday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was steady, the Nasdaq pushed 0.2% higher and the S&P 500 stayed consistent.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is up 8.1% today.
  • Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (ENDP): ENDP stock is up 6.6% today.
  • Wright Medical Group (WMGI): WMGI stock is up 6.3% today.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Actavis Inc (ACT): ACT stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Greatbatch (GB): GB stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is up 1.6% to a new 52-week high of $59.51.
  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is up 1.5% to a new 52-week high of $174.30.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Masimo Corp (MASI): MASI stock is down 8.2% today.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is down 6.4% today.
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is down 4.2% today.
  • Acceleron Pharma Inc (XLRN): XLRN stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 3.5% today.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 3.5% today.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is down 2.5% today.
  • West Pharmaceutical Services (WST): WST stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is down 2.3% today.

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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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