Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – ALGN SHPG EBS ABC

Healthcare stocks finished down on Wall Street on Friday, down 0.9%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8%, the Nasdaq declined 0.7% and the S&P 500 was down 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Align Technology (ALGN): ALGN stock is up 1.9% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Emergent Biosolutions (EBS): EBS stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Amerisourcebergen Corp (ABC): ABC stock is up 0.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Natus Medical Inc (BABY): BABY stock is up 0.8% today.
  • United Therapeutics Corp (UTHR): UTHR stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Greatbatch (GB): GB stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Endologix Inc (ELGX): ELGX stock is up 0.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Express Scripts (ESRX): ESRX stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Varian Medical Systems (VAR): VAR stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is down 1.5% today.
  • The Spectranetics Corp (SPNC): SPNC stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Dentsply International Inc (XRAY): XRAY stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Magellan Health Services (MGLN): MGLN stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX): VRTX stock is down 1.4% 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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