Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – BSX SEM JNJ VRX

BSX leads healthcare stocks higher on Thursday

Healthcare stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Thursday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 1.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 1.0%, the Nasdaq pushed 1.5% higher and the S&P 500 increased 1.0%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Boston Scientific Corp (BSX): BSX stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): JNJ stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Baxter International Inc (BAX): BAX stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO): NVO stock is up 1.5% today.
  • C.R. Bard (BCR): BCR stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Chemed Inc (CHE): CHE stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Astrazeneca Plc (AZN): AZN stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Medtronic Inc (MDT): MDT stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is down 0.2% 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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