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Health Care Sector Update for 02/24/2021: OMI,PRAH,ICLR,HZNP

Feb 24, 2021 - Nasdaq

Health care stocks were extending their Wednesday advance in afternoon trading, with the NYSE Health Care Index rising 1.4% while the SPDR Health Care Select Sector ETF also was up 0.9%.

The Nasdaq Biotechnology index was posting a 1.3% gain.

In company news, Owens & Minor (OMI) Wednesday climbed as much as 39% to its highest share price since March 2017 after the medical and surgical products supplier reported better-than-expected Q4 results and projected FY21 earnings also exceedin...