Elsewhere in the sector: Novo Nordisk ( NVO) has reportedly agreed to pay a $9 million fine in an Iraqi kickback scheme in which the company admitted it paid Saddam Hussein's government more than $1 million for contracts. Shares of the company closed down 0.2% to $48.86. King Pharmaceuticals ( KG) shares rose 4.4% to $9.09 after its first-quarter results surpassed analysts' projections. Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ) was down 1.6% to $54.11. Eli Lilly ( LLY) fell 1.7% to $35.35.