Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – LCI ISIS CNC ACHN

CBPO leads healthcare stocks lower on Thursday

   
Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – LCI ISIS CNC ACHN

Healthcare stocks remained flat on Thursday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.3%, the Nasdaq was down 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is up 3.1% today and up 21.0% in the last month.
  • Centene Corp (CNC): CNC stock is up 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is up 1.6% today and up 59.9% in the last month.
  • Immunogen (IMGN): IMGN stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Sangamo Biosciences (SGMO): SGMO stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Vca Antech (WOOF): WOOF stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Dentsply International Inc (XRAY): XRAY stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Sanofi-Aventis Sa (SNY): SNY stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Masimo Corp (MASI): MASI stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Sirona Dental Systems (SIRO): SIRO 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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