Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)
(Delayed Data from NSDQ)
Updated May 3, 2019 04:00 PM ET
After-Market: $136.70 (%) 5:22 PM ET
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ALXN 136.69 +3.56(2.67%)
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