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Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – GPRO HGR LUX PBH

GPRO leads healthcare stocks higher on Thursday


Healthcare stocks fell on Wall Street on Thursday morning, down 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.3%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.2% higher and the S&P 500 was up 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Gopro Inc. (GPRO): GPRO stock is up 4.2% today.
  • Hanger Orthopedic Group (HGR): HGR stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Questcor Pharmaceuticals (QCOR): QCOR stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Wuxi Pharmatech [Cayman] Inc (WX): WX stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Charles River Laboratories Intl (CRL): CRL stock is up 1.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is up 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is up 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is up 1.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO): INO stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Sangamo Biosciences (SGMO): SGMO stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is down 1.4% today.
  • NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP): NPSP stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT): SRPT stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (KERX): KERX stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Cooper Companies (COO): COO 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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