Kaitlin Kovach


Energy Stocks Start Week on a High Note

Stocks in the U.S. energy industry were up overall to start the week, as of 3:35 p.m. Monday. The oil equipment and services sector saw the largest gains, at 2.46 percent. The clean energy sector and the oil and gas exploration and production sector were up 1.37 percent and 1.15 percent, respectively. The utilities sector […]

Health Stocks End the Week on High Note

Investments in the U.S. health care industry were up just before the closing bell on Friday, with stocks across the overall industry up 0.17 percent as of 3:27 p.m. The pharmaceutical sector was the only field without gains, down 0.07 percent heading into the last 30 minutes of the trading day. The largest gains came […]

Health Stocks Little Changed on Thursday

Stocks across the health care industry were little changed on Thursday, with overall investment in the U.S. industry dropping 0.13 percent as of 3:36 p.m. Investment in the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors improved 0.38 percent and 0.13 percent, respectively. The payer and provider field dropped 0.64 percent, and the biotechnology sector slid 0.47 percent. Stock descriptions: […]

Wednesday Health Stocks See Ups and Downs

Health care stocks were mixed Wednesday afternoon as of 3:29 p.m., with investment in the overall health care industry down 0.31 percent. Shares in the biotechnology sector saw the largest increase, at 0.88 percent. Shares in the medical device sector saw the largest drop of 0.52 percent. The payer and provider sector and pharmaceutical sector both […]

Health Industry Stocks Mixed Tuesday Afternoon

Health stocks were mixed before closing Tuesday afternoon, as of 3:34 p.m. Investment in the overall U.S. health care industry had fallen 0.50 percent. The payer and provider sector saw the largest decrease, at 1.01 percent. Investment in the medical device sector was down 0.49 percent. Pharmaceutical investments saw small growth, at 0.03 percent, and the biotechnology sector […]

Health Stocks Slide Heading Into Week’s Close

Investments in the health care were down 1.87 percent as of 3:15 p.m. Friday, with shares in the biotechnology industry falling the most, at 2.46 percent. The medical devices sector saw the smallest decline, at 1.18 percent, while the payer and provider fields slid 1.75 percent. Pharmaceuticals were down 1.89 percent. Stock descriptions: The iShares U.S. Healthcare ETF […]