Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – IPXL COO TRNX WCG

IPXL leads healthcare stocks higher on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – IPXL COO TRNX WCG

Healthcare stocks finished flat on Friday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.5% higher, the Nasdaq climbed 0.6% and the S&P 500 rose 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Impax Laboratories (IPXL): IPXL stock is up 2.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cooper Companies (COO): COO stock is up 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is up 1.6% to a new 52-week high of $22.40.
  • Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Hospira Inc (HSP): HSP stock is up 1.5% to a new 52-week high of $50.78.
  • Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT): SRPT stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Insulet Corp (PODD): PODD stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is up 1.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 1.4% to a new 52-week high of $83.67.
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is up 1.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is down 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH): LH stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Thoratec Corp (THOR): THOR stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Techne Corp (TECH): TECH stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Allergan Inc (AGN): AGN stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Universal Health Services (UHS): UHS stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 0.4% 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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