Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – ACOR THC THRX BLUE

ACOR leads healthcare stocks higher on Monday

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.

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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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