Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – INO NPSP ICLR HMSY

AUXL leads healthcare stocks lower on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – INO NPSP ICLR HMSY

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

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.3%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.3% higher and the S&P 500 increased 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO): INO stock is up 290.9% to a new 52-week high of $9.03.
  • NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP): NPSP stock is up 2.3% today and up 25.8% in the last month.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 2.1%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Cubist Pharmaceuticals (CBST): CBST stock is up 2.0%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Aegerion Pharmaceuticals (AEGR): AEGR stock is up 1.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Hanger Orthopedic Group (HGR): HGR stock is up 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Questcor Pharmaceuticals (QCOR): QCOR stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is up 1.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Auxilium Pharmaceuticals (AUXL): AUXL stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is down 2.1% today and down 23.6% in the last month.
  • Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc (BMRN): BMRN stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Cantel Medical (CMN): CMN stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Cooper Companies (COO): COO stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Fresenius Medical Care Corp (FMS): FMS stock is down 0.9% today.
  • China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 0.7% today and down 28.9% in the last month.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX 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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