Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – MYL TEVA PCRX THC

THRX leads healthcare stocks lower on Friday

Healthcare stocks finished down broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.9%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.2%, the Nasdaq was down 1.6% and the S&P 500 fell 1.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is up 4.5% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is up 2.2% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Wuxi Pharmatech [Cayman] Inc (WX): WX stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD): FOLD stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Cooper Companies (COO): COO stock is up 0.2% today.
  • Actavis Inc (ACT): ACT stock is up 0.2% today.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 0.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 3.1% today.
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX): VRTX stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Cantel Medical (CMN): CMN stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Msa Safety Inc. (MSA): MSA stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Icu Medical (ICUI): ICUI stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Celgene Corp (CELG): CELG stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Emergent Biosolutions (EBS): EBS stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): REGN stock is down 2.2% 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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