Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – GB WST THC LLY

Healthcare stocks finished down 1.7% on Wall Street on Tuesday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.9%, the Nasdaq declined 1.1% and the S&P 500 fell 0.9%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Greatbatch (GB): GB stock is up 1.3% today.
  • West Pharmaceutical Services (WST): WST stock is up 0.9% today on 2 times normal volume.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Actavis Inc (ACT): ACT stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Universal Health Services (UHS): UHS stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Eli Lilly and Company (LLY): LLY stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Abbott Laboratories (ABT): ABT stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Becton Dickinson and Company (BDX): BDX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Stryker Corp (SYK): SYK stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Mckesson Corp (MCK): MCK stock is down 1.3% 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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