Healthcare Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 10th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Metabolix, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBLX): The shares closed at $4.49, up $0.53, or 13.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $153.02 million. About the company: Metabolix, Inc. produces biobased, biodegradable, natural plastics and chemicals. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • DepoMed, Inc. (NASDAQ:DEPO): The shares closed at $4.73, up $0.32, or 7.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $262.03 million. About the company: DepoMed, Inc. develops new and proprietary oral drug delivery technologies. The Company has developed a system designed to be retained in the stomach for an extended period of time while it delivers the incorporated drug or drugs. DepoMed has also developed a system designed to reduce gastrointestinal irritation. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ:ELOS): The shares closed at $12.09, up $0.74, or 6.52%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $420.73 million. About the company: Syneron Medical Ltd. designs, develops, and markets aesthetic medical products based on proprietary Electro-Optical Synergy, or ELOS technologies. The Company’s products include Aurora – Hair Removal, Skin Treatment and Acne treatment systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Obagi Medical Products (NASDAQ:OMPI): The shares closed at $9.74, up $0.58, or 6.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $181.16 million. About the company: Obagi Medical Products, Inc. develops skin care pharmaceuticals. The Company develops prescription topical treatments for premature aging, photo-damage, hyperpigmentation, acne, and soft tissue deficits such as fine lines and wrinkles. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Skilled Healthcare Group (NYSE:SKH): The shares closed at $4.37, up $0.24, or 5.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $166.12 million. About the company: Skilled Healthcare Group Inc. operates nursing and assisted-living homes in California, Texas, Kansas, and Nevada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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

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