Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – SPNC ACHC ARRY ICUI

Healthcare stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 1.7%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1.1%, the Nasdaq climbed 1.6% and the S&P 500 increased 1.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • The Spectranetics Corp (SPNC): SPNC stock is up 4.0% today.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY): ARRY stock is up 3.2% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Icu Medical (ICUI): ICUI stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN): ALXN stock is up 2.9% today.
  • United Therapeutics Corp (UTHR): UTHR stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Lifepoint Hospitals (LPNT): LPNT stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Cardiovascular Systems (CSII): CSII stock is up 2.7% today and up 24.7% in the last month.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 2.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Intuitive Surgical (ISRG): ISRG stock is down 0.3% 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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