Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – GB HLS BSX WX

TEVA leads healthcare stocks lower on Tuesday

Healthcare stocks rose 0.9% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was steady, the Nasdaq was down 0.5% and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Greatbatch (GB): GB stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Healthsouth Corp (HLS): HLS stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Boston Scientific Corp (BSX): BSX stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Wuxi Pharmatech [Cayman] Inc (WX): WX stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Pfizer Inc (PFE): PFE stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Davita Healthcare Partners Inc (DVA): DVA stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Becton Dickinson and Company (BDX): BDX stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Haemonetics Corp (HAE): HAE stock is up 0.3% today.
  • Centene Corp (CNC): CNC stock is up 0.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA): TEVA stock is down 3.6% today.
  • Cambrex Corp (CBM): CBM stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Allergan Plc (AGN): AGN stock is down 2.0% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is down 2.0% today and down 21.1% in the last month.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK): OPK stock is down 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH): LH stock is down 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Teleflex Inc (TFX): TFX stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD): BKD stock is down 0.6% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Cardinal Health (CAH): CAH stock is down 0.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Sanofi-Aventis Sa (SNY): SNY stock is down 0.4% 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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