Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – PTCT PCRX ISRG ACOR

PTCT leads healthcare stocks higher on Monday

Healthcare stocks finished up 0.3% on Wall Street on Monday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was steady, the Nasdaq pushed 0.3% higher and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is up 2.8% today and up 26.6% in the last month.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Intuitive Surgical (ISRG): ISRG stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Cooper Companies (COO): COO stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Abbvie Inc. Common Stock (ABBV): ABBV stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Icon Plc (ICLR): ICLR stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Healthsouth Corp (HLS): HLS stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB): BIIB stock is up 1.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY): BMY stock is up 1.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Impax Laboratories (IPXL): IPXL stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Amedisys Inc (AMED): AMED stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Wright Medical Group (WMGI): WMGI stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is down 1.5% 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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