Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Derma Sciences Climbs On Acquisition News; Novadaq Shares Plunge
January 11, 2017 - 2:31pm
Toward the end of trading Wednesday, the Dow traded up 0.30 percent to 19,915.99 while the NASDAQ declined 0.14 percent to 5,544.03. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.04 percent to 2,269.69.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Energy shares gained around 0.88 percent in trading on Wednesday. Meanwhile, top gainers in the sector included BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (NYSE: BPT), and Global Partners LP (NYSE: GLP).
In trading on Wednesday, healthcare shares fell by 1.72 percent. Meanwhile, top losers in the sector included Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALNY), down 8 percent, and Achill
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