$223.25 $0.18 (0.1%)

04:00 PM EST on 12/06/19

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 $223.25 Mkt Cap $57.4B
Open $224.17 P/E Ratio 26.65
Prev. Close $223.07 Div. (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Daily Range $220.36 - $224.66 Volume 1,005,549
52-Wk Range $160.95 - $224.66 Avg. Daily Vol. 1,334,066

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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 (98.05)
Submitted June 25, 2014

$22bn,really??

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Member Avatar JaxPicks (65.12) Submitted: 9/9/2019 5:20:56 PM : Outperform Start Price: $181.09 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +17.40

High ROIC- 55

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Member Avatar philiproth (33.52) Submitted: 8/20/2019 2:01:06 PM : Outperform Start Price: $184.33 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +13.01

Good pipeline and PEG ratio of 0.54 per Fidelity.

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Member Avatar JasperSeren (50.00) Submitted: 3/6/2019 11:29:51 PM : Outperform Start Price: $181.36 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +9.36

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Score Leader

bugeyebear

bugeyebear (< 20) Score: +1,272.06

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in VRTX.

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Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
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Index
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Score Commentary
bugeyebear < 20 3/17/2008 Outperform 3Y $14.60 +1,429.11% +157.05% +1,272.06 0 Comment
lostontheprairie 67.62 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,389.33% +147.20% +1,242.12 0 Comment
Kudude 76.84 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,389.33% +147.20% +1,242.12 0 Comment
Salilp 72.13 3/17/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.07 +1,381.42% +159.24% +1,222.18 0 Comment
davidmouw2 < 20 3/14/2008 Outperform NS $15.43 +1,346.86% +147.13% +1,199.73 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 69.82 3/13/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.49 +1,341.25% +153.17% +1,188.08 0 Comment
NovaMechanika 33.08 3/20/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.55 +1,335.69% +151.07% +1,184.62 2 Comments
stnewbie 84.82 3/12/2008 Outperform NS $15.78 +1,314.77% +148.33% +1,166.44 0 Comment
PrincetonAl 91.81 3/7/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.86 +1,307.63% +153.13% +1,154.50 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 70.82 3/24/2008 Outperform 5Y $16.47 +1,255.49% +144.92% +1,110.57 0 Comment

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