Healthcare stocks remained flat so far on Thursday on Wall Street.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.3%, the Nasdaq was down 0.2% and the S&P 500 fell 0.3%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Thoratec Corp (THOR): THOR stock is up 3.9% today.
- Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is up 3.4% today.
- Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 1.9% today.
- Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is up 2.0% today.
- Centene Corp (CNC): CNC stock is up 1.9% today.
- China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is up 0.9% today.
- Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is up 1.8% today.
- Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 0.7% today.
- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND): LGND stock is up 1.2% today.
- Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 0.9%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is down 6.9% today.
- Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is down 2.9% today.
- Pdl Biopharma (PDLI): PDLI stock is down 1.8% today.
- The Ensign Group (ENSG): ENSG stock is down 1.5% today.
- Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is down 1.3% today.
- Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 1.7% today.
- Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is down 1.0% today.
- Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 0.8% today.
- Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is down 1.1% today.
- St. Jude Medical (STJ): STJ stock is down 0.9% 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.