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Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – ALNY ISIS INCY HTWR

VRX leads healthcare stocks lower on Monday

Healthcare stocks finished up 0.4% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.7%, the Nasdaq was up 0.7% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.7%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 4.2% today.
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Cantel Medical (CMN): CMN stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Steris Corp (STE): STE stock is up 1.9% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Questcor Pharmaceuticals (QCOR): QCOR stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Varian Medical Systems (VAR): VAR stock is up 1.8% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Allergan Inc (AGN): AGN stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX): VRTX stock is down 1.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Patterson Companies Inc (PDCO): PDCO stock is down 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Charles River Laboratories Intl (CRL): CRL stock is down 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Henry Schein (HSIC): HSIC 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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