Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – ISRG THOR CSII HTWR

CNMD leads healthcare stocks lower on Wednesday

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.

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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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