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Health-care shares were lower in early afternoon trade on Tuesday.
In health-care stocks news, Applied Genetic Technologies ( AGTC ) said late Monday it swung to an unexpected Q2 profit on sharply higher revenues that just topped consensus forecasts.
Shares in the company were, nevertheless, 4.9% lower at $12.46 in recent trade. The company has traded between $10.89 and $24.91 over the past 52 weeks.
And BioCryst Pharmaceuticals ( BCRX ) jumped after FBR Capital reiterated the stock at outperform, while lowering its price target to $6 from $18.
Shares in the company were 8.2% higher at $1.92 in recent trade. The company has traded between $1.76 and $16.83 over the past 52 weeks.
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