Sector Update: Health Care

Last Updated: Friday, November 26, 2021 12:49 PM | MT Newswires

Health care stocks were mostly lower Friday afternoon but outperforming most market sectors, with the NYSE Health Care Index falling 0.6% while the Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLV) slipped 0.1%. The Nasdaq Biotechnology index climbed 0.8%. In company news, Bruker BioSciences (BRKR) shares rose 9.9% after S&P Dow Jones Indices late Wednesday said the scientific instruments company's stock will replace KAR Auction Services (KAR) in the S&P MidCap 400 index, with KAR replacing magazine publisher Meredith (MDP) in the S&P SmallCap 600 following the expected closing of the acquisition of Meredith by IAC/Interactive (IAC) next week.

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