The Company is in the business of discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule drugs for the treatment of serious diseases.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Vertex Pharmaceuticals.
Current Price: $173.00
Prev Close: $175.93
Open: $174.38
Bid: $173.07
Ask: $173.42
Day's Range: $171.81 - $175.65
52wk Range: $136.50 - $183.39
Volume: 831,640
Avg Vol 1,306,000
Market Cap: $44B
P/E (ttm): 110.65
EPS (ttm): $1.59
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Vertex Pharmaceuticals.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
741 Outperform
65 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
209 Outperform
10 Underperform

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You pick for Vertex Pharmaceuticals is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

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Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D, CEO

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Vertex Pharmaceuticals.

The Company is in the business of discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule drugs for the treatment of serious diseases.

  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Drug Makers