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Biotech and drug stocks

Biotech and drug stocks

7.46k followers31 symbols Watchlist by Yahoo Finance

Follow this list to discover and track large drug and biotechnology companies.

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Follow this list to discover and track large drug and biotechnology companies. These companies develop speciality drugs and treatments for various diseases and medical conditions. Although there are risks associated with the success of the drug, those that succeed tend to have a strong series of earnings growth over a period of time, especially when they are backed by patents.

The list includes stocks priced at $5 or more with a three-month average daily trading volume in excess of 200,000 shares. This list is generated daily and sorted by market cap; the gains are based on the latest closing price and limited to the top 30 stocks that meet the criteria.

This watchlist is similar to a discontinued watchlist called ‘Battling Cancer’.


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31 symbols

SymbolCompany nameLast priceChange% changeMarket timeVolumeAvg vol (3-month)Market cap
LLYEli Lilly and Company803.17+19.99+2.55%4:00 pm GMT-44.16M2.76M763.34B
NVONovo Nordisk A/S135.16+2.25+1.69%4:00 pm GMT-43.55M4.55M602.09B
JNJJohnson & Johnson151.24-0.03-0.02%4:00 pm GMT-45.48M7.39M363.99B
MRKMerck & Co., Inc.130.76-0.23-0.18%4:00 pm GMT-46.05M8.23M331.19B
ABBVAbbVie Inc.162.93-1.63-0.99%4:00 pm GMT-43.64M5.59M287.71B
AZNAstraZeneca PLC79.18+2.07+2.68%4:00 pm GMT-47.74M5.39M245.50B
NVSNovartis AG102.84--4:00 pm GMT-4877.81k1.57M210.47B
RHHBYRoche Holding AG32.32-0.45-1.37%4:00 pm GMT-42.50M2.87M208.17B
AMGNAmgen Inc.314.85+0.31+0.10%4:00 pm GMT-41.70M2.73M168.90B
PFEPfizer Inc.28.56+0.03+0.11%4:01 pm GMT-425.91M42.47M161.84B
SNYSanofi48.95+0.53+1.09%4:00 pm GMT-4716.64k1.95M122.35B
VRTXVertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated442-3.87-0.87%4:00 pm GMT-41.04M1.03M114.06B
REGNRegeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.993.95+6.68+0.68%4:00 pm GMT-4326.91k451.73k109.52B
GSKGSK plc44.46-0.13-0.29%4:00 pm GMT-43.46M3.12M93.47B
BMYBristol-Myers Squibb Company42.27-1.09-2.51%4:00 pm GMT-417.07M15.46M85.69B
GILDGilead Sciences, Inc.67.29-0.61-0.90%4:00 pm GMT-44.55M6.90M83.83B
ZTSZoetis Inc.172.79-1.60-0.92%4:00 pm GMT-41.59M3.67M78.84B
MRNAModerna, Inc.143.69+2.68+1.90%4:00 pm GMT-43.29M3.72M55.07B
TAKTakeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited13.2-0.08-0.60%4:00 pm GMT-4986.14k1.62M41.46B
HLNHaleon plc8.52+0.01+0.12%4:00 pm GMT-414.16M6.98M38.90B
BIIBBiogen Inc.227.69-3.89-1.68%4:00 pm GMT-4761.21k1.23M33.15B
BAYRYBayer Aktiengesellschaft7.76-0.11-1.40%3:59 pm GMT-42.14M2.09M30.49B
BNTXBioNTech SE92.07-0.40-0.43%4:00 pm GMT-4315.04k594.30k22.19B
ARGXargenx SE356.66-4.92-1.36%4:00 pm GMT-4167.37k266.09k21.62B
BGNEBeiGene, Ltd.167.39-6.93-3.98%4:00 pm GMT-488.43k212.58k18.99B
ALNYAlnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.149.62-0.62-0.41%4:00 pm GMT-4437.91k595.42k18.93B
GMABGenmab A/S29.15-0.54-1.82%4:00 pm GMT-4334.31k524.31k18.83B
TEVATeva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited16.59-0.22-1.31%4:00 pm GMT-46.00M10.12M18.79B
ALPMYAstellas Pharma Inc.9.59-0.05-0.52%3:59 pm GMT-4178.07k326.90k17.22B
RPRXRoyalty Pharma plc27.17-0.31-1.13%4:00 pm GMT-42.13M2.61M16.23B