Healthcare stocks rose broadly on Wall Street so far on Monday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.6%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.4% higher, the Nasdaq rose 0.7% and the S&P 500 was up 0.4%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is up 6.7% today and up 24.3% in the last month.
- Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY): ARRY stock is up 4.5% today.
- Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is up 5.0% today.
- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND): LGND stock is up 5.4% today.
- Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is up 4.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is up 4.2% today.
- Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 3.1% today.
- Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is up 2.9% today.
- Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is up 2.5% today.
- Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is up 3.8% today and up 29.6% in the last month.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is down 12.6% today.
- Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 5.3% today.
- Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is down 3.6% today.
- Novartis Ag (NVS): NVS stock is down 2.2% today.
- Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is down 2.2% today.
- Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP): HZNP stock is down 2.0% today.
- Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is down 2.3% today.
- Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 1.2% today.
- Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is down 1.6% today.
- Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI 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.