Axcella Health Inc AXLA:NASDAQ

Last Price$1.67NASDAQ Previous Close - Last Trade as of 4:00PM ET 5/25/22
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Sector Update: Health Care Stocks Under the Weather

1:57PM ET 7/06/2021 MT Newswires
Health care stocks were mostly lower Tuesday afternoon, with the NYSE Health Care Index falling 0.4% while the Health Care Sector SPDR ETF (XLV) dropped 0.5%.

The Nasdaq Biotechnology index sank 1.6%.

In company news, Provention Bio (PRVB) shares tumbled more than 25% after the company said the US Food and Drug Administration denied its application for teplizumab to delay type 1 diabetes in at-risk individuals.

Among gainers, Advaxis (ADXS) surged over 33% after the microcap biotechnology company announced a merger agreement with privately held blood disease therapies developer Biosight.

Axcella Health (AXLA) climbed almost 14% after HC Wainwright began coverage of the specialty drug maker with a buy rating.