Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – ACOR UHS HCA CNMD

ABC leads healthcare stocks lower on Thursday

   
Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – ACOR UHS HCA CNMD

Healthcare stocks finished up 0.1% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.7%, the Nasdaq was up 0.8% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.7%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is up 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Universal Health Services (UHS): UHS stock is up 2.7% to a new 52-week high of $95.26.
  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is up 2.7% to a new 52-week high of $56.26.
  • Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is up 2.7% today and up 23.4% in the last month.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 2.7%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Msa Safety Inc. (MSA): MSA stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Healthsouth Corp (HLS): HLS stock is up 2.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Amerisourcebergen Corp (ABC): ABC stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Sirona Dental Systems (SIRO): SIRO stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Mckesson Corp (MCK): MCK stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX): DGX stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Intuitive Surgical (ISRG): ISRG stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Gilead Sciences (GILD): GILD stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Pdl Biopharma (PDLI): PDLI stock is down 0.2% 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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