The Biotech ETF (NASDAQ:BBH) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Monday, with over 115,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 32,000. Shares of BBH were up about 0.4% on the day.
Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Monday were Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), trading up about 1% with over 2.8 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG), off about 0.2% on volume of over 1.5 million shares. Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALNY) is the component faring the best Monday, higher by about 3.8% on the day, while Ionis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IONS) is lagging other components of the Biotech ETF, trading lower by about 1.7%.
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