Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – EXAM GSK PFE WX

EXAM leads healthcare stocks higher on Wednesday

Healthcare stocks rose 0.3% on Wall Street on Wednesday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed consistent, the Nasdaq stayed level and the S&P 500 remained flat.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is up 8.1% today.
  • Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Pfizer Inc (PFE): PFE stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Wuxi Pharmatech [Cayman] Inc (WX): WX stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Varian Medical Systems (VAR): VAR stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH): LH stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Mednax Inc (MD): MD stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO): NVO stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Novartis Ag (NVS): NVS stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (RDY): RDY stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Emergent Biosolutions (EBS): EBS stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW): EW stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Owens & Minor (OMI): OMI stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is down 1.0% 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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