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|June 21, 2013 08:48 AM EDT||
LONDON, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
On Thursday, June 20, 2013, shares in medical device companies ended mostly lower, tracking losses in the broader market which tumbled for a second successive day following comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on the central bank's $85 billion a month bond buying program. The major movers in the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry included Hologic Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX), St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE: STJ), Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE: EW), Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NYSEMKT: NAVB), and ResMed Inc. (NYSE: RMD). All these companies are tracked by AAAResearchReports.com. Free technical research reports on HOLX, STJ, EW, NAVB, and RMD can be accessed by signing up at
Shares in Hologic Inc. ended sharply lower on Thursday, extending their losses from previous trading sessions. The company's shares closed yesterday's session at $19.68, down 3.67%, following a trading range between $19.61 and $20.33. Further, a total of 3.41 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 2.79 million. Hologic's shares have declined by over 8.10% in the last three trading sessions. Download free report on HOLX upon registration at:
St. Jude Medical Inc.'s shares traded between $43.97 and $45.02 before finishing the day 2.76% lower at $44.07. The shares saw a trading volume of 2.55 million which is above their daily average volume of 2.26 million. St. Jude Medical's shares have dropped by 3.48% in the last three trading sessions. However, despite the recent losses, the stock is still trading near its 52-week high of $47.45. STJ technical report can be accessed for free by signing up at:
Shares in Edwards Lifesciences Corp. fell sharply on Thursday, tracking losses in the broader market. The company's shares closed the session 3.10% lower at $66.69. The share price oscillated between $66.60 and $68.49 throughout the day. A total of 798,249 shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 1.48 million. Edwards Lifesciences' shares have declined by 5.38% in the last three trading sessions. Further, the stock is currently trading near its 52-week low of $62.34. A free report on EW can be accessed by registering at:
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. closed Thursday's session on a lower note, extending its losses from previous trading days. The company's shares ended the day 2.73% lower at $2.49 after trading between $2.46 and $2.57. The company's shares registered a trading volume of 460,609 during the session, below their daily average volume of 625,792. Further, the company's shares have fallen by over 7.40% in the last three trading sessions. Register with AAA Research Reports and download research on NAVB for free at:
Shares in ResMed Inc. ended slightly lower on Thursday, finishing at $47.24, down 0.21% from its previous closing price. The company's shares traded between $45.32 and $47.78; and registered a trading volume of 1.58 million, above their daily average of 944,748. Further, ResMed's shares have declined by 1.30% in the last three trading sessions. Read full free research on RMD by signing up to AAA Research Reports at:
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