Healthcare stocks rose 0.5% on Wall Street today.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed the same, the Nasdaq rose 0.1% and the S&P 500 stayed level.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is up 3.6% today.
- Cardiovascular Systems (CSII): CSII stock is up 3.5% today.
- Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 2.7% today.
- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (KERX): KERX stock is up 2.2% today.
- Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 2.2% today.
- Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is up 2.1% today.
- Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is up 2.1% today.
- Masimo Corp (MASI): MASI stock is up 2.0% today.
- Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is up 1.9% today.
- Parexel International Corp (PRXL): PRXL stock is up 1.9% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is down 5.6% today on 2 times normal volume.
- Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 1.7% today.
- Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (ENDP): ENDP stock is down 1.6% today.
- China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 1.0% today.
- Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 1.3% today.
- Allergan Inc (AGN): AGN stock is down 1.4% today.
- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND): LGND stock is down 1.3% today.
- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX): VRTX stock is down 1.3% today.
- Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ): ZLTQ stock is down 1.3% today.
- Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is down 1.2% today.
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.