Healthcare stocks declined on Wall Street today, down 0.4%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.4%, the Nasdaq declined 0.7% and the S&P 500 was down 0.4%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is up 4.2% today.
- Repligen Corp (RGEN): RGEN stock is up 2.8% today.
- Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is up 2.8% today on 3 times normal volume.
- Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is up 2.2% today.
- Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is up 2.2% today.
- Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is up 2.1% today.
- Cardiovascular Systems (CSII): CSII stock is up 2.0% today.
- Wright Medical Group (WMGI): WMGI stock is up 1.8% today.
- Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 1.7% today.
- Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 1.6% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is down 2.1% today.
- Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 1.9% today.
- Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is down 1.8% today.
- Lifepoint Hospitals (LPNT): LPNT stock is down 1.8% today on 2 times normal volume.
- Masimo Corp (MASI): MASI stock is down 1.8% today on 3 times normal volume.
- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK): MACK stock is down 1.8% today.
- Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is down 1.5% today.
- Sanofi-Aventis Sa (SNY): SNY stock is down 1.4% today.
- Henry Schein (HSIC): HSIC stock is down 1.4% today.
- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
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.