Biggest Gaining BioTech Stock Today – ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMGN)
After reporting that Takeda Pharmaceutical (NASDAQOTH: TKPHF) has licensed it’s antibody-drug, ImmunoGen stocks skyrocketed. Today, the stock gained $1.25 per share or 16.80%; closing the day off at $8.69 per share.
Second Biggest Gaining BioTech Stock Today – Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF)
Herbalife stocks have been flying high since the court dismissal of the fraud case filed against them. Today was a continuation of the incredible run. The stock gained $2.89 per share or 6.86%; closing the day off at $44.99 per share.
Third Biggest Gaining BioTech Stock Today – Mast
Therapeutics Inc (NYSEMKT: MSTX)
After announcing that the company is working to develop a therapy for patients suffering from chronic heart failure Mast Therapeutics stocks started to climb. Today, the stock gained 5.73% or $0.03 per share; closing the day off at $0.52 per share.
Fourth Biggest Gaining BioTech Stock Today – Tenet Healthcare Corp (NYSE: THC)
Tenet Healthcare stocks surged today following an announcement that the company would be forming a joint venture with United Surgical Partners International. The new joint venture will be the largest provider of ambulatory surgery in the United States. As a result, the company’s stocks are up 4.94% or $2.45 per share today; closing the day off at $52.45 per share.
Fifth Biggest Gaining BioTech Stock Today – BG Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGMD)
Finally, BGMD gained 3.80% or $0.03 per share as concerns over NASDAQ non-compliance seem to have faded. The stock is currently trading at $0.82 per share.
Do You Know Of Any Others?
If you know of any other big gainers in biotech today, we’d love to see them in the comments!