Healthcare Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 28th

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

Gainers (% price change)

Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTH): The shares closed at $3.49, up $0.44, or 14.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $168.23 million.

Simcere Pharmaceutical (NYSE:SCR): The shares closed at $8.85, up $0.92, or 11.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $477.05 million.

CARDIOME PHARMA CORP (NASDAQ:CRME): The shares closed at $2.23, up $0.14, or 6.7%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $136.32 million.

Flamel Tech. S.A. (NASDAQ:FLML): The shares closed at $5.13, up $0.25, or 5.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $124.88 million.

Cutera, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUTR): The shares closed at $7.48, up $0.32, or 4.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $104.03 million.

Losers (% price change)

XenoPort, Inc. (NASDAQ:XNPT): The shares closed at $3.57, down $0.32, or 8.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $126.56 million.

Senomyx Inc. (NASDAQ:SNMX): The shares closed at $3.46, down $0.24, or 6.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $137.51 million.

MEDTOX Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:MTOX): The shares closed at $13.95, down $0.93, or 6.25%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $124.60 million.

Synta Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SNTA): The shares closed at $4.52, down $0.28, or 5.83%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $223.73 million.

OraSure Tech., Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR): The shares closed at $9.01, down $0.49, or 5.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $425.47 million.

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

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