Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – ISIS CLDX HZNP IDIX

ISIS leads healthcare stocks higher on Tuesday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – ISIS CLDX HZNP IDIX

Healthcare stocks remained flat so far on Tuesday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.4%, the Nasdaq rose 0.5% and the S&P 500 was up 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is up 6.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is up 4.1% today.
  • Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP): HZNP stock is up 4.3% today.
  • Idenix Pharmaceuticals (IDIX): IDIX stock is up 3.9% today and up 30.8% in the last month.
  • Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is up 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 3.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 3.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is up 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Haemonetics Corp (HAE): HAE stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Astrazeneca Plc (AZN): AZN stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Mwi Veterinary Supply (MWIV): MWIV stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Taro Pharm Inds (TARO): TARO stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Wright Medical Group (WMGI): WMGI stock is down 0.6% today.
  • St. Jude Medical (STJ): STJ stock is down 0.7% 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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