Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – LGND HZNP RGEN MNTA

MNKD leads healthcare stocks lower on Monday

Healthcare stocks rose 0.2% on Wall Street so far on Monday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was steady, the Nasdaq remained flat and the S&P 500 was unchanged.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND): LGND stock is up 2.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP): HZNP stock is up 3.9% today.
  • Repligen Corp (RGEN): RGEN stock is up 4.0% today.
  • Momenta Pharmaceuticals (MNTA): MNTA stock is up 3.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Anacor Pharmaceuticals (ANAC): ANAC stock is up 3.0%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Actavis Inc (ACT): ACT stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ): ZLTQ stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is up 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is up 1.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 5.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Nxstage Medical (NXTM): NXTM stock is down 2.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Thoratec Corp (THOR): THOR stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Qiagen N.V. (QGEN): QGEN stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Cambrex Corp (CBM): CBM stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA): ARNA stock is down 1.9% 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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