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Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTX)

CAPS Rating: 4 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 $239.57 Mkt Cap $62.1B
Open $237.25 P/E Ratio 23.04
Prev. Close $238.64 Div. (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Daily Range $236.99 - $241.83 Volume 340,220
52-Wk Range $197.47 - $306.08 Avg. Daily Vol. 1,665,896

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Top NASDAQ:VRTX Bull/Bear Pitches

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TMFAdriaCimino (63.07)
Submitted February 20, 2020

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

MichaelHamilton (52.39)
Submitted June 25, 2014

$22bn,really??

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Member Avatar SpartanMAC (47.99) Submitted: 11/12/2020 7:09:37 AM : Outperform Start Price: $217.05 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +3.08

EY of 5.2%. Consistently growing earnings, sales, and free cash flow. Selling below intrinsic value even if growth estimates are cut in half.

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Member Avatar TMFBiologyFool (66.95) Submitted: 11/8/2020 9:15:24 PM : Outperform Start Price: $224.06 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +2.10

Decline after VX-814 discontinuation was an overreaction.

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Member Avatar TMFZhiyuanSun (68.42) Submitted: 7/31/2020 4:33:32 PM : Outperform Start Price: $271.16 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: -26.73

Industry leader in treating cystic fibrosis.

Leaderboard

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Score Leader

bugeyebear

bugeyebear (45.03) Score: +1,332.67

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

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Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
bugeyebear 45.03 3/17/2008 Outperform 3Y $14.60 +1,544.93% +212.26% +1,332.67 0 Comment
lostontheprairie 69.16 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,502.13% +200.30% +1,301.83 0 Comment
Kudude 80.04 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,502.13% +200.30% +1,301.83 0 Comment
Salilp 73.11 3/17/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.07 +1,493.63% +214.93% +1,278.70 0 Comment
davidmouw2 < 20 3/14/2008 Outperform NS $15.43 +1,456.45% +200.21% +1,256.23 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 71.00 3/13/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.49 +1,450.42% +207.55% +1,242.87 0 Comment
NovaMechanika 36.80 3/20/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.55 +1,444.44% +205.00% +1,239.44 2 Comments
stnewbie 43.40 3/12/2008 Outperform NS $15.78 +1,421.93% +201.67% +1,220.26 0 Comment
PrincetonAl 83.47 3/7/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.86 +1,414.25% +207.50% +1,206.75 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 71.94 3/24/2008 Outperform 5Y $16.47 +1,358.17% +197.53% +1,160.63 0 Comment

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