Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – BSX MASI CHE ACHN

Healthcare stocks fell broadly on Wall Street so far on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.2%, the Nasdaq was steady and the S&P 500 declined 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Boston Scientific Corp (BSX): BSX stock is up 8.8% today.
  • Masimo Corp (MASI): MASI stock is up 6.5% today.
  • Chemed Inc (CHE): CHE stock is up 4.0% today.
  • Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is up 0.5% today and up 23.3% in the last month.
  • Dentsply International Inc (XRAY): XRAY stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is up 0.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is down 4.0% today.
  • The Medicines Company (MDCO): MDCO stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Astrazeneca Plc (AZN): AZN stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Insulet Corp (PODD): PODD stock is down 4.0% today.
  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Owens & Minor (OMI): OMI stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 2.6% 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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