Healthcare stocks declined broadly on Wall Street so far on Thursday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.8%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed level, the Nasdaq fell 0.2% and the S&P 500 was unchanged.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Covidien Plc. (COV): COV stock is up 2.2% today.
- Boston Scientific Corp (BSX): BSX stock is up 1.3% today.
- Emergent Biosolutions (EBS): EBS stock is up 0.8% today.
- Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is up 0.7% today.
- Msa Safety Inc. (MSA): MSA stock is up 0.6% today.
- Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (ENDP): ENDP stock is up 0.5% today.
- Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is up 0.4% today.
- Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is up 0.4% today.
- Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is up 0.4% today.
- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO): TMO stock is up 0.4% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is down 6.1% today.
- Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 6.6% today.
- Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is down 5.5% today.
- Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 4.7% today.
- Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 3.6% today.
- Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc (BMRN): BMRN stock is down 4.1% today.
- Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 3.3% today.
- Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is down 4.1% today.
- Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 3.0% today.
- Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is down 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
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.