Healthcare Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 12th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Healthcare (NYSE:XLV) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • China Medical Tech., Inc (NASDAQ:CMED): The shares closed at $3.30, up $0.33, or 11.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $106.95 million. About the company: China Medical Technologies, Inc. is a medical device company. The Company develops, manufactures, and markets products using high intensity focused ultrasound, or HIFU, for the treatment of diseases and disorders. China Medical Technologies, Inc. is based in Beijing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARNA): The shares closed at $2.19, up $0.19, or 9.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $319.79 million. About the company: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biotechnology company that has developed a receptor-based screening assay using their own CART technology. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Endo Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ENDP): The shares closed at $36.04, up $2.03, or 5.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.21 billion. About the company: Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company with products that provide pain management. The Company researches, develops, produces, and markets both branded and generic pharmaceuticals. Endo’s products include Percocet, Percodan, and Lidoderm. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY): The shares closed at $14.30, up $0.7, or 5.15%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.81 billion. About the company: Incyte Corporation is using its expertise in genomics and medicinal chemistry, as well as molecular, cellular, and in vivo biology to discover and develop novel therapeutics. The Company has drug discovery programs underway focused on the identification of new small molecule drugs for cancer and inflammation. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW): The shares closed at $67.85, up $3.32, or 5.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.74 billion. About the company: Edwards Lifesciences Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets products and services to treat late-stage cardiovascular disease. The Company’s products include tissue replacement heart valves, heart valve repair products, hemodynamic monitoring devices, angioscopy equipment, oxygenators, and pharmaceuticals. Edwards supplies its products to customers located worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBLI): The shares closed at $2.88, down $0.2, or 6.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $102.27 million. About the company: Cleveland Biolabs, Inc. develops pharmaceuticals. The Company develops drugs to protect humans from exposure to radiation. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • 3SBio Inc. (NASDAQ:SSRX): The shares closed at $10.79, down $0.74, or 6.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $236.64 million. About the company: 3SBio, Inc. is a biotechnology company. The Company researches treatments in the areas of nephrology, oncology, supportive cancer care, inflammation, and infectious diseases. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Immunomedics, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMU): The shares closed at $3.19, down $0.2, or 5.9%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $240.80 million. About the company: Immunomedics, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells diagnostic imaging and therapeutic products. The Company’s products are used to detect and treat cancer and infectious diseases. Immunomedics markets its products in the United States and Europe. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:VNDA): The shares closed at $4.57, down $0.28, or 5.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $128.49 million. About the company: Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on the development and commercialization of a portfolio of clinical-stage, small molecule product candidates for central nervous system disorders. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:KND): The shares closed at $11.40, down $0.67, or 5.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $594.19 million. About the company: Kindred Healthcare, Inc. is a national healthcare services company operating hospitals, nursing centers, institutional pharmacies and a contract rehabilitation services business. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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