Healthcare stocks finished flat today on Wall Street.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.3%, the Nasdaq rose 0.3% and the S&P 500 increased 0.3%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is up 4.3% today and up 32.1% in the last month.
- Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is up 3.5% today and up 26.3% in the last month.
- Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is up 3.2% today.
- Wright Medical Group (WMGI): WMGI stock is up 1.2% today.
- Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 1.1% today.
- Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is up 0.9% today.
- Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is up 0.8% today.
- Mednax Inc (MD): MD stock is up 0.7% today.
- Emeritus Corp (ESC): ESC stock is up 0.5% today.
- Lifepoint Hospitals (LPNT): LPNT stock is up 0.5% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- C.R. Bard (BCR): BCR stock is down 2.5% today.
- Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW): EW stock is down 1.9% today.
- Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is down 1.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Perrigo Company (PRGO): PRGO stock is down 1.6% today.
- Teleflex Inc (TFX): TFX stock is down 1.4%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is down 1.4% today.
- Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN): ALXN stock is down 1.3% today.
- Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is down 1.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is down 1.1% today.
- Pdl Biopharma (PDLI): PDLI stock is down 1.1% 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.