Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – NPSP ARIA PCRX AGN

NPSP leads healthcare stocks higher on Monday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – NPSP ARIA PCRX AGN

Healthcare stocks fell on Wall Street so far on Monday, down 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed consistent, the Nasdaq fell 0.4% and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP): NPSP stock is up 14.0% today and up 34.7% in the last month.
  • Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is up 6.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Allergan Inc (AGN): AGN stock is up 2.2% to a new 52-week high of $171.17.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is up 0.3% today.
  • Centene Corp (CNC): CNC stock is up 1.0% to a new 52-week high of $75.27.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is up 1.1% today and up 39.8% in the last month.
  • Amgen Inc (AMGN): AMGN stock is up 0.4% today.
  • The Medicines Company (MDCO): MDCO stock is up 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 20.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 9.0% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 5.3% today.
  • Insulet Corp (PODD): PODD stock is down 5.2% today.
  • Express Scripts (ESRX): ESRX stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is down 3.1% today.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is down 2.5% 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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