Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – SHPG PCRX IPXL BKD

PBYI leads healthcare stocks lower on Monday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – SHPG PCRX IPXL BKD

Healthcare stocks finished down on Wall Street on Monday, down 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average remained flat, the Nasdaq was steady and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is up 2.0% today and up 33.8% in the last month.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 1.3% to a new 52-week high of $89.28.
  • Impax Laboratories (IPXL): IPXL stock is up 1.2% to a new 52-week high of $30.36.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is up 1.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Emeritus Corp (ESC): ESC stock is up 0.9%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Vca Antech (WOOF): WOOF stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is up 0.7% to a new 52-week high of $58.01.
  • Idexx Laboratories (IDXX): IDXX stock is up 0.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 2.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Hanger Orthopedic Group (HGR): HGR stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Thoratec Corp (THOR): THOR stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Parexel International Corp (PRXL): PRXL stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Questcor Pharmaceuticals (QCOR): QCOR stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is down 1.4% 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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