Healthcare stocks declined 0.3% on Wall Street today.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.4%, the Nasdaq was down 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.4%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Cambrex Corp (CBM): CBM stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Myriad Genetics (MYGN): MYGN stock is up 2.1% today and up 21.0% in the last month.
- Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD): ACAD stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is up 1.5% today.
- Perrigo Company (PRGO): PRGO stock is up 0.9% today.
- Mylan Inc (MYL): MYL stock is up 0.8% today.
- Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX): DGX stock is up 0.7% today.
- The Ensign Group (ENSG): ENSG stock is up 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX): VRTX stock is up 0.6% today.
- Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS): ISIS stock is up 0.6% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Momenta Pharmaceuticals (MNTA): MNTA stock is down 4.3% today.
- China Biologic Products (CBPO): CBPO stock is down 3.0% today.
- Tornier N.V. (TRNX): TRNX stock is down 2.1% today.
- Wright Medical Group (WMGI): WMGI stock is down 2.1% today.
- Bluebird Bio Inc (BLUE): BLUE stock is down 2.0% today.
- St. Jude Medical (STJ): STJ stock is down 1.9% today.
- Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is down 1.9%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Wellcare Group (WCG): WCG stock is down 1.7% today.
- Medtronic Inc (MDT): MDT stock is down 1.7% today.
- Msa Safety Inc (MSA): MSA stock is down 1.6% 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.