Healthcare stocks finished flat on Friday on Wall Street.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.2%, the Nasdaq fell 0.2% and the S&P 500 declined 0.2%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT): SRPT stock is up 5.1% today and up 67.7% in the last month.
- Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is up 4.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Natus Medical Inc (BABY): BABY stock is up 3.2% today.
- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK): MACK stock is up 3.1% today.
- Hms Holdings Corp (HMSY): HMSY stock is up 3.0% today.
- Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is up 2.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is up 2.8% today.
- Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is up 2.6% today.
- Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 2.5% today.
- Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is up 2.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is down 1.8% today.
- Techne Corp (TECH): TECH stock is down 1.4% today.
- Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX): DGX stock is down 1.3% today.
- Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is down 1.3% today.
- Baxter International Inc (BAX): BAX stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Idexx Laboratories (IDXX): IDXX stock is down 0.9% today.
- Perrigo Company (PRGO): PRGO stock is down 0.8% today.
- Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is down 0.8% today.
- China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 0.8% 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.