Healthcare stocks rose 0.6% on Wall Street on Monday morning.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 1.1% higher, the Nasdaq was up 0.7% and the S&P 500 climbed 1.1%.
Some of the biggest gainers among healthcare stocks include:
- Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR): ACOR stock is up 13.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): THC stock is up 6.8% today.
- Theravance (THRX): THRX stock is up 6.1% today.
- Bluebird Bio Inc (BLUE): BLUE stock is up 6.1% today.
- Puma Biotechnology (PBYI): PBYI stock is up 5.1% today.
- Cambrex Corp (CBM): CBM stock is up 4.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Community Health Systems (CYH): CYH stock is up 4.7% today.
- Cempra Inc (CEMP): CEMP stock is up 4.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Kindred Healthcare (KND): KND stock is up 3.8% today.
- Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX): PCRX stock is up 3.8% today.
Some of the biggest losers among healthcare stocks include:
- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX): VRX stock is down 4.4% today and down 27.7% in the last month.
- Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP): HZNP stock is down 2.7% today and down 29.2% in the last month.
- Clovis Oncology Inc (CLVS): CLVS stock is down 2.3% today.
- Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (ENDP): ENDP stock is down 1.8% today.
- Conmed Corp (CNMD): CNMD stock is down 1.2% today.
- Allergan Plc (AGN): AGN stock is down 1.3% today.
- Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG): AMAG stock is down 1.2% today and down 29.4% in the last month.
- Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX): NBIX stock is down 0.1% today.
- Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW): EW stock is down 1.0% 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.