Healthcare stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Wednesday morning, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.1%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.1%, the Nasdaq was steady and the S&P 500 was down 0.1%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is up 21.0% today.
- Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is up 11.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is up 6.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is up 6.8% today.
- Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 7.1% today and up 30.9% in the last month.
- Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is up 4.1% today.
- Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is up 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is up 2.5% today.
- Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 2.1% today.
- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is up 2.0% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is down 4.5% today.
- Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 1.7% today and down 21.7% in the last month.
- Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is down 1.1% today.
- Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is down 1.5% today.
- Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO): NVO stock is down 1.3% today.
- West Pharmaceutical Services (WST): WST stock is down 1.2% today.
- Align Technology (ALGN): ALGN stock is down 0.6% today.
- Greatbatch (GB): GB stock is down 1.2% today.
- Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is down 0.5% today.
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.