Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – NEOG CBM CMN VRX

Healthcare stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.7%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.1%, the Nasdaq increased 0.4% and the S&P 500 declined 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Neogen Corp (NEOG): NEOG stock is up 3.6% today.
  • Cambrex Corp (CBM): CBM stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Cantel Medical (CMN): CMN stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Nxstage Medical (NXTM): NXTM stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Vca Antech (WOOF): WOOF stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD): FOLD stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Idexx Laboratories (IDXX): IDXX stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Endologix Inc (ELGX): ELGX stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Repligen Corp (RGEN): RGEN stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is down 0.6% 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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