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Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – CBPO CBST CLVS BKD

CBPO leads healthcare stocks higher on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – CBPO CBST CLVS BKD

Healthcare stocks remained flat on Friday morning on Wall Street.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is up 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cubist Pharmaceuticals (CBST): CBST stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Gilead Sciences (GILD): GILD stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Perrigo Company (PRGO): PRGO stock is up 0.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is down 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Centene Corp (CNC): CNC stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is down 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Sanofi-Aventis Sa (SNY): SNY stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is down 1.4% today.

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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.


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