Healthcare stocks finished flat today on Wall Street.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed level, the Nasdaq declined 0.1% and the S&P 500 remained flat.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Cubist Pharmaceuticals (CBST): CBST stock is up 1.0% today.
- Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is up 1.0% today.
- Astrazeneca Plc (AZN): AZN stock is up 0.9% today.
- Perrigo Company (PRGO): PRGO stock is up 0.8% today.
- Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW): EW stock is up 0.8% today.
- Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is up 0.7% today.
- Techne Corp (TECH): TECH stock is up 0.6% today.
- Amgen Inc (AMGN): AMGN stock is up 0.6%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 0.6% today and up 23.3% in the last month.
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 0.6% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 2.5% today.
- Msa Safety Inc. (MSA): MSA stock is down 2.1% today.
- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (KERX): KERX stock is down 2.0% today.
- Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 2.0% today.
- Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is down 1.9% today.
- Immunogen (IMGN): IMGN stock is down 1.9% today.
- Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 1.8% today.
- Bluebird Bio Inc (BLUE): BLUE stock is down 1.8% today.
- Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (ENDP): ENDP stock is down 1.5% today.
- Greatbatch (GB): GB stock is down 1.5% today.
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.