Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – MRK PBH LLY AGN

MRK leads healthcare stocks higher on Tuesday

Healthcare stocks advanced 0.2% on Wall Street on Tuesday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed the same, the Nasdaq declined 0.1% and the S&P 500 was steady.

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Merck & Company (MRK): MRK stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Prestige Brand Holdings (PBH): PBH stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Eli Lilly and Company (LLY): LLY stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Allergan Plc (AGN): AGN stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings (ZBH): ZBH stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Pfizer Inc (PFE): PFE stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Mednax Inc (MD): MD stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Msa Safety Inc (MSA): MSA stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Examworks Group (EXAM): EXAM stock is up 0.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Emergent Biosolutions (EBS): EBS stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Lannett Co Inc (LCI): LCI stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Steris Corp (STE): STE stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Luxottica Group S.P.A (LUX): LUX stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Resmed Inc (RMD): RMD stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Centene Corp (CNC): CNC stock is down 0.6% 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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