Health Care Sector Update for 04/24/2019: ANTM, RAD, JNJ, PFE, ABT, MRK, AMGN

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Top Health Care Stocks:

JNJ: Flat

PFE: +0.23%

ABT: Flat

MRK: Flat

AMGN: +0.14%

Leading health care stocks were mostly flat pre-market Wednesday.

Stocks moving on news include:

(+) Anthem ( ANTM ), which was down 0.9%, as the company reported pre-bell Wednesday Q1 adjusted earnings of $6.03 per share compared to $5.41 per share in the prior-year quarter. The Capital IQ average for adjusted EPS was $5.90.

(+) Rite Aid ( RAD ), which was down 0.2% as Q3, 2020, and 2021's forecasted earnings estimates for the company have been revised lower.

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This article appears in: Investing , US Markets
Referenced Symbols: ANTM , RAD , JNJ , PFE , ABT

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