Healthcare stocks declined on Wall Street on Tuesday morning, down 0.2%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was unchanged, the Nasdaq was steady and the S&P 500 stayed the same.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 6.8% today and up 24.2% in the last month.
- Immunogen (IMGN): IMGN stock is up 5.3% today.
- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is up 4.5% today.
- Novartis Ag (NVS): NVS stock is up 3.5% today.
- Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is up 3.3% today and up 69.7% in the last month.
- The Medicines Company (MDCO): MDCO stock is up 2.9% today.
- Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 2.0% today.
- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND): LGND stock is up 1.5% today.
- Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is up 1.5% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Bluebird Bio Inc (BLUE): BLUE stock is down 4.2% today.
- NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP): NPSP stock is down 2.2% today.
- Astrazeneca Plc (AZN): AZN stock is down 2.5% today.
- Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 2.0% today.
- Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 1.7% today.
- Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is down 1.6% today.
- Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc (AVNR): AVNR stock is down 2.1% today.
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is down 1.5% today.
- Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is down 1.3% today.
- Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc (BMRN): BMRN stock is down 1.3% today.
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.