LONDON, October 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
The U.S. equity market posted losses on Monday, September 30, 2013. The S&P 500 ended the day at 1,681.55, down 0.60%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 15,129.67, down 0.84%; and the NASDAQ Composite finished at 3,771.48, down 0.27%. Shares in healthcare-drug makers sector edged lower, tracking losses in the broader market. The major movers in the sector included AVANIR Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR), Warner Chilcott PLC (NASDAQ: WCRX), Actavis Inc. (NYSE: ACT), and Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: DVAX). All these companies are tracked by AAAResearchReports.com. Free in-depth technical analysis on AVNR, WCRX, ACT, and DVAX are currently available upon signing up at:
Shares in AVANIR Pharmaceuticals Inc. fell sharply on Monday, extending the losses from the previous trading sessions. The company's shares traded between $4.16 and $4.28 before finishing the day 1.63% lower at $4.23. A total of 1.72 million shares were fluctuated, which is below the daily average volume of 3.00 million. Despite Monday's losses, AVANIR Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $3.64. Further, the company's shares have declined by 2.74% in the previous three trading sessions, underperforming the S&P 500 which has fallen by 0.66% during the same period. Sign up for free technical analysis on AVNR at:
On Monday, Warner Chilcott PLC's stock fell by 0.78%, reversing some of the gains from the previous trading session. The company's shares ended the day at $22.93 after oscillating between $22.72 and $23.05. A total of 24.39 million shares were traded, which is significantly above the daily average volume of 3.10 million. Despite Monday's pullback, Warner Chilcott PLC's shares have gained 6.90% in the last one month and 15.17% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500 which has advanced 2.97% and 4.69% during the respective periods. Furthermore, the company's stock is trading near its 52-week high of $23.29 as well as above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $21.50 and $16.92, respectively. Download free report on WCRX by registering at:
Actavis Inc.'s stock edged lower on Monday, tracking losses in the broader market. The company's shares traded between $142.06 and $144.11 before finishing the day 0.21% lower at $144.00. A total of 9.67 million shares were traded, which is significantly above the daily average volume of 1.19 million. Despite Monday's losses, the company's shares have gained 6.52% in the last one month and 14.09% in the previous three months, compared to a gain of 2.97% and 4.69% in the S&P 500 during the respective periods. Further, Actavis Inc.'s stock is trading close to its 52-week high of $145.50 as well as above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $135.20 and $109.97, respectively. The free report on ACT can be downloaded by signing up now at:
Shares in Dynavax Technologies Corp. plummeted on Monday, reversing all of the gains from the previous trading sessions. The company's shares ended the day at $1.19, which is 6.30% lower than the previous day's price of $1.27. The company's shares vacillated between $1.18 and $1.28 during the trading session. A total of 2.45 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 2.38 million. Despite Monday's sharp decline, the company's shares have gained 8.18% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500 which had gained 4.69% during the same period. Further, Dynavax Technologies Corp.'s stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $1.28 and $2.05, respectively. A free report on DVAX can be accessed by registering at:
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