Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – KERX PDLI PBH MSA

PBYI leads healthcare stocks lower on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – KERX PDLI PBH MSA

Healthcare stocks finished flat on Wednesday on Wall Street.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (KERX): KERX stock is up 1.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Pdl Biopharma (PDLI): PDLI stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Msa Safety Inc. (MSA): MSA stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Abiomed (ABMD): ABMD stock is up 0.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is up 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Sanofi-Aventis Sa (SNY): SNY stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Owens & Minor (OMI): OMI stock is up 0.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Impax Laboratories (IPXL): IPXL stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW): EW stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Mwi Veterinary Supply (MWIV): MWIV stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Charles River Laboratories Intl (CRL): CRL stock is down 1.1% 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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