Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – ICUI HALO MACK ALNY

CLDX leads healthcare stocks lower on Tuesday

Healthcare stocks declined on Wall Street on Tuesday morning, down 0.6%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8%, the Nasdaq declined 0.3% and the S&P 500 was down 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Icu Medical (ICUI): ICUI stock is up 18.5% today and up 24.6% in the last month.
  • Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO): HALO stock is up 13.8% today.
  • Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK): MACK stock is up 10.2% today.
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY): ALNY stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP): SCMP stock is up 2.3% today and up 30.7% in the last month.
  • Bluebird Bio Inc (BLUE): BLUE stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD): FOLD stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Abiomed (ABMD): ABMD stock is up 2.0% today and up 48.5% in the last month.
  • Repligen Corp (RGEN): RGEN stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Insulet Corp (PODD): PODD stock is up 1.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Celldex Therapeutics Inc (CLDX): CLDX stock is down 20.5% today and down 34.0% in the last month.
  • Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is down 8.1% today and down 33.2% in the last month.
  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is down 4.2% today.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is down 2.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): NKTR stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Bio-Reference Laboratories (BRLI): BRLI stock is down 1.9% 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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