Healthcare stocks finished down on Wall Street on Monday, down 0.4%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average remained flat, the Nasdaq was steady and the S&P 500 stayed level.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is up 2.0% today and up 33.8% in the last month.
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 1.3% to a new 52-week high of $89.28.
- Impax Laboratories (IPXL): IPXL stock is up 1.2% to a new 52-week high of $30.36.
- Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is up 1.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Emeritus Corp (ESC): ESC stock is up 0.9%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Vca Antech (WOOF): WOOF stock is up 0.9% today.
- Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is up 0.8% today.
- Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is up 0.7% today.
- Hca Holdings Inc. Common Stock (HCA): HCA stock is up 0.7% to a new 52-week high of $58.01.
- Idexx Laboratories (IDXX): IDXX stock is up 0.5% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 2.5% today.
- Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 2.3% today.
- Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 2.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 1.9% today.
- Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 1.8% today.
- Hanger Orthopedic Group (HGR): HGR stock is down 1.7% today.
- Thoratec Corp (THOR): THOR stock is down 1.6% today.
- Parexel International Corp (PRXL): PRXL stock is down 1.5% today.
- Questcor Pharmaceuticals (QCOR): QCOR stock is down 1.4% today.
- Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is down 1.4% 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.