Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – MDCO THRX ALNY FOLD

ARIA leads healthcare stocks lower on Monday

Healthcare stocks remained flat on Monday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8%, the Nasdaq fell 0.6% and the S&P 500 declined 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • The Medicines Company (MDCO): MDCO stock is up 15.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is up 3.8% today.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 2.9%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD): FOLD stock is up 2.2%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Repligen Corp (RGEN): RGEN stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Cempra Inc (CEMP): CEMP stock is up 2.8%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is up 2.4%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is up 2.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Impax Laboratories (IPXL): IPXL stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is down 8.1% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Celgene Corp (CELG): CELG stock is down 1.8% today.
  • China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Amgen Inc (AMGN): AMGN stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is down 0.7% 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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