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Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – IRWD VRTX BIIB ACOR

Healthcare stocks rose 0.8% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.8%, the Nasdaq was up 1.0% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX): VRTX stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Cantel Medical (CMN): CMN stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Magellan Health Services (MGLN): MGLN stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is up 1.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is down 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 1.6% today.
  • St. Jude Medical (STJ): STJ stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Cooper Companies (COO): COO stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Taro Pharm Inds (TARO): TARO stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Cubist Pharmaceuticals (CBST): CBST stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 0.5% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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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