Healthcare stocks remained flat on Thursday morning on Wall Street.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was steady, the Nasdaq stayed level and the S&P 500 was steady.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (LXRX): LXRX stock is up 572.3% today and up 528.7% in the last month.
- Bluebird Bio Inc (BLUE): BLUE stock is up 7.9% today and up 28.6% in the last month.
- Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is up 2.1% today.
- Patterson Companies Inc (PDCO): PDCO stock is up 1.8% today.
- Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP): HZNP stock is up 1.9% today.
- Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is up 1.3% today.
- Astrazeneca Plc (AZN): AZN stock is up 1.4% today.
- Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is up 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is up 1.5% today.
- Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is up 1.2% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT): SRPT stock is down 3.8% today.
- Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 0.9% today.
- Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 1.2% today.
- Mckesson Corp (MCK): MCK stock is down 1.1% today.
- Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is down 0.8% today.
- Luxottica Group S.P.A. (LUX): LUX stock is down 0.8% today.
- Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is down 0.6% today.
- Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 0.7% today.
- Cooper Companies (COO): COO stock is down 0.7% today.
- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK): MACK stock is down 0.7% 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.