Hottest Healthcare Stocks Now – PCRX DVAX TARO SRPT

PCRX leads healthcare stocks higher on Monday

Healthcare stocks declined on Wall Street on Monday morning, down 0.3%.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 3.9% today.
  • Dynavax Technologies Corp (DVAX): DVAX stock is up 1.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Taro Pharm Inds (TARO): TARO stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT): SRPT stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC): ACHC stock is up 0.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP): SCMP stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ): ZLTQ stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Dentsply International Inc (XRAY): XRAY stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP): HZNP stock is up 1.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:

  • Mannkind Corp (MNKD): MNKD stock is down 2.6% today.
  • The Medicines Company (MDCO): MDCO stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Ptc Therapeutics Inc (PTCT): PTCT stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO): NVO stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Amedisys Inc (AMED): AMED stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS): EXAS stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK): GSK stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Smith & Nephew Snats (SNN): SNN stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Anacor Pharmaceuticals (ANAC): ANAC stock is down 2.1% 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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