Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – MYGN HCA ESRX EXAM

MYGN leads healthcare stocks higher on Tuesday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – MYGN HCA ESRX EXAM

Healthcare stocks finished flat on Tuesday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.4%, the Nasdaq was down 0.2% and the S&P 500 declined 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Express Scripts (ESRX): ESRX stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Covance Inc (CVD): CVD stock is up 1.9%, marking the eighth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Gilead Sciences (GILD): GILD stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is up 1.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Pfizer Inc (PFE): PFE stock is down 1.2% today.
  • St. Jude Medical (STJ): STJ stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Eli Lilly and Company (LLY): LLY stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Teleflex Inc (TFX): TFX stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Idexx Laboratories (IDXX): IDXX stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Emeritus Corp (ESC): ESC stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Patterson Companies Inc (PDCO): PDCO stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO): TMO stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Carefusion Corp (CFN): CFN stock is down 0.6% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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.


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2014/07/biggest-movers-in-healthcare-stocks-now-mygn-hca-esrx-exam-mygn-hca-esrx/.

©2014 InvestorPlace Media, LLC

Comments are currently unavailable. Please check back soon.