$247.16 -$2.50 (-1.0%)

01:46 PM EDT on 04/09/20

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTX)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

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

Current Price $247.16 Mkt Cap $64.7B
Open $252.00 P/E Ratio 54.46
Prev. Close $249.66 Div. (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Daily Range $243.00 - $252.00 Volume 947,396
52-Wk Range $197.47 - $267.45 Avg. Daily Vol. 2,235,019

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Top NASDAQ:VRTX Bull/Bear Pitches

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GandDConnection (< 20)
Submitted April 05, 2015

We were deciding between this stock or New Oriental Education (EDU) -- a motley pairing if ever there was one! Vertex has been putting away $1B a year in R&D, which is a huge amount relative to sales, though just about 3%-4% of market cap. They have… More

MichaelHamilton (97.18)
Submitted June 25, 2014

$22bn,really??

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Member Avatar wrciii (49.48) Submitted: 2/24/2020 10:04:01 PM : Outperform Start Price: $241.44 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +15.33

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Member Avatar TMFAdriaCimino (70.12) Submitted: 2/20/2020 4:45:19 AM : Outperform Start Price: $249.85 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +15.66

Vertex's earnings growth since 2016 as well as its development of non-opioid pain management drugs are reasons to be bullish.

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Member Avatar marekz (33.55) Submitted: 1/15/2020 3:40:23 PM : Outperform Start Price: $234.04 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +19.74

Extremely strong and broad pipeline, many in late stage trials

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Score Leader

bugeyebear

bugeyebear (30.03) Score: +1,459.81

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Member Name Member
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Stock
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bugeyebear 30.03 3/17/2008 Outperform 3Y $14.60 +1,588.77% +128.96% +1,459.81 0 Comment
Kudude 84.22 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,544.83% +120.19% +1,424.64 0 Comment
lostontheprairie 67.71 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,544.83% +120.19% +1,424.64 0 Comment
Salilp 71.81 3/17/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.07 +1,536.10% +130.91% +1,405.19 0 Comment
davidmouw2 < 20 3/14/2008 Outperform NS $15.43 +1,497.93% +120.12% +1,377.80 0 Comment
This player feels very strongly about this pick and has marked it a Top Pick. Top Picks do not affect a player’s score. snazzysnazz 69.07 3/13/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.49 +1,491.74% +125.50% +1,366.23 0 Comment
NovaMechanika 37.74 3/20/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.55 +1,485.59% +123.63% +1,361.96 2 Comments
stnewbie 84.86 3/12/2008 Outperform NS $15.78 +1,462.48% +121.19% +1,341.30 0 Comment
PrincetonAl 86.72 3/7/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.86 +1,454.60% +125.46% +1,329.14 1 Comment
This player feels very strongly about this pick and has marked it a Top Pick. Top Picks do not affect a player’s score. hayrettin 70.77 3/24/2008 Outperform 5Y $16.47 +1,397.02% +118.16% +1,278.87 0 Comment

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