Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link.Biogen Idec (BIIB) pushed the Drugs industry lower today making it today's featured Drugs laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day down 3.1%. By the end of trading, Biogen Idec fell $5.72 (-1.9%) to $297.88 on average volume. Throughout the day, 1,479,431 shares of Biogen Idec exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,278,400 shares. The stock ranged in price between $292.53-$303.86 after having opened the day at $303.61 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $303.60. Other companies within the Drugs industry that declined today were: Star Scientific (STSI), down 23.0%, Cell Therapeutics (CTIC), down 16.5%, Biocryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX), down 15.4% and Geron Corporation (GERN), down 15.3%.
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