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Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – HALO ARNA IMGN AUXL

HALO leads healthcare stocks higher on Thursday


Healthcare stocks fell broadly on Wall Street so far on Thursday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.2%, the Nasdaq declined 0.2% and the S&P 500 fell 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is up 4.4% today and up 21.9% in the last month.
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is up 4.0% today.
  • Immunogen (IMGN): IMGN stock is up 3.5% today.
  • Auxilium Pharmaceuticals (AUXL): AUXL stock is up 3.8% today.
  • Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO): NVO stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Salix Pharmaceuticals (SLXP): SLXP stock is up 1.6%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 1.5% today and up 22.8% in the last month.
  • Aegerion Pharmaceuticals (AEGR): AEGR stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is down 5.7% today.
  • Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Msa Safety Inc. (MSA): MSA stock is down 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is down 1.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW): EW stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is down 1.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Owens & Minor (OMI): OMI stock is down 1.6% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2014/06/biggest-movers-in-healthcare-stocks-now-halo-arna-imgn-auxl-halo-arna-imgn/.

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