Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – LH GSK PCRX ACHN

Healthcare stocks declined on Wall Street today, down 1.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.9%, the Nasdaq fell 1.3% and the S&P 500 declined 0.9%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH): LH stock is up 0.1% today.
  • Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is up 0.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ): ZLTQ stock is down 4.8% today.
  • Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is down 4.4% today.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is down 4.0% today.
  • Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is down 3.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is down 3.8% today.
  • Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is down 3.8% today.
  • Anacor Pharmaceuticals (ANAC): ANAC stock is down 3.6% today.
  • Natus Medical Inc (BABY): BABY stock is down 3.5% today.
  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is down 3.4% today.
  • The Spectranetics Corp (SPNC): SPNC stock is down 3.1% 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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