Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – MNKD RMD PRGO EXAS

ACHN leads healthcare stocks lower on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – MNKD RMD PRGO EXAS

Healthcare stocks remained flat on Wednesday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was steady, the Nasdaq was down 0.1% and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is up 2.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Perrigo Company (PRGO): PRGO stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is up 0.7%, marking the ninth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH): LH stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Pfizer Inc (PFE): PFE stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is down 4.5% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc (AVNR): AVNR stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc (BMRN): BMRN stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Immunogen (IMGN): IMGN stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN): ALXN stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is down 1.2% 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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