Health-care companies ticked down as traders rotated into more rate-sensitive areas.

Eli Lilly will spend $5.3 billion to boost manufacturing capacity for its hot-selling anti-obesity drug Zepbound and affiliated diabetes drug Mounjaro, a huge investment to ease shortages of the popular drugs.

Novo Nordisk rose after the Danish obesity-drug giant said its Ozempic injection showed promise in a trial on patients with kidney conditions.

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