Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – CLDX KND PDLI MNKD

CLDX leads healthcare stocks higher on Tuesday

   
Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – CLDX KND PDLI MNKD

Healthcare stocks remained flat so far on Tuesday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.3%, the Nasdaq was up 0.3% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is up 3.0% today and up 21.2% in the last month.
  • Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Pdl Biopharma (PDLI): PDLI stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is up 1.3% today.
  • China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Smith & Nephew Snats (SNN): SNN stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Celgene Corp (CELG): CELG stock is up 0.7%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND): LGND stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (KERX): KERX stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Hospira Inc (HSP): HSP stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Fresenius Medical Care Corp (FMS): FMS stock is down 1.0% 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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