In trading on Thursday, shares of Alkermes plc (Symbol: ALKS) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $64.57, changing hands as low as $63.04 per share. Alkermes plc shares are currently trading off about 5% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of ALKS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, ALKS's low point in its 52 week range is $38.49 per share, with $75.17 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $63.10. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ALKS makes up 3.68% of the First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund ETF (Symbol: FBT) which is trading lower by about 2.9% on the day Thursday.
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