Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – TRNX HMSY BCRX CLVS

SEM leads healthcare stocks lower on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – TRNX HMSY BCRX CLVS

Healthcare stocks declined broadly on Wall Street on Friday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.1%, the Nasdaq was steady and the S&P 500 increased 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is up 13.3% today.
  • Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is up 10.5% today.
  • Biocryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX): BCRX stock is up 8.4% today.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is up 5.8% today.
  • Sirona Dental Systems (SIRO): SIRO stock is up 3.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is up 1.0% today.
  • The Spectranetics Corp (SPNC): SPNC stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is down 9.7% today.
  • Masimo Corp (MASI): MASI stock is down 7.4% today.
  • Insulet Corp (PODD): PODD stock is down 5.6% today.
  • Salix Pharmaceuticals (SLXP): SLXP stock is down 5.0% today.
  • Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is down 4.2% today.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is down 4.2% today.
  • Taro Pharm Inds (TARO): TARO stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is down 2.2%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is down 1.9% today.
  • NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP): NPSP stock is down 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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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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