Healthcare stocks remained flat so far on Wednesday on Wall Street.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.1%, the Nasdaq declined 1.0% and the S&P 500 was down 0.1%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Intuitive Surgical (ISRG): ISRG stock is up 11.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Thoratec Corp (THOR): THOR stock is up 9.4% today and up 36.8% in the last month.
- Cardiovascular Systems (CSII): CSII stock is up 3.8% today.
- Heartware International (HTWR): HTWR stock is up 3.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO): TMO stock is up 2.5% today.
- Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is up 1.3% today and up 22.0% in the last month.
- Abbott Laboratories (ABT): ABT stock is up 2.0% today.
- Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is up 2.4% today.
- Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 1.5% today.
- Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is up 1.6% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is down 5.4% today.
- Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is down 3.3% today.
- Abiomed (ABMD): ABMD stock is down 4.0% today.
- Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD): IRWD stock is down 3.2% today.
- Eli Lilly and Company (LLY): LLY stock is down 3.3% today.
- Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN): ACHN stock is down 3.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is down 2.5% today and down 21.6% in the last month.
- Repligen Corp (RGEN): RGEN stock is down 2.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Biocryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX): BCRX stock is down 2.5% 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.