Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – PBYI ZIOP INCY FOLD

AMAG leads healthcare stocks lower on Friday

Healthcare stocks fell on Wall Street on Friday morning, down 0.5%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.4%, the Nasdaq declined 0.5% and the S&P 500 fell 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Ziopharm Oncology Inc (ZIOP): ZIOP stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Incyte Corp (INCY): INCY stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD): FOLD stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ): ZLTQ stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Cempra Inc (CEMP): CEMP stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (LXRX): LXRX stock is up 0.8% today and up 20.4% in the last month.
  • Select Medical Holdings Corp (SEM): SEM stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Amerisourcebergen Corp (ABC): ABC stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Newlink Genetics Corp (NLNK): NLNK stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is down 9.5%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Seattle Genetics (SGEN): SGEN stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Amedisys Inc (AMED): AMED stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA): ARIA stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A (LUX): LUX stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is down 2.6% today and down 23.6% in the last month.
  • Shire Plc American Depositary Shares (SHPG): SHPG stock is down 1.6% 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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