$238.31 -$3.85 (-1.6%)

04:30 PM EDT on 04/03/20

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 $238.31 Mkt Cap $61.8B
Open $241.38 P/E Ratio 51.99
Prev. Close $238.31 Div. (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Daily Range $234.35 - $247.45 Volume 1,969,881
52-Wk Range $197.47 - $249.85 Avg. Daily Vol. 2,125,028

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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 (97.41)
Submitted June 25, 2014

$22bn,really??

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Member Avatar optioncoach (96.85) Submitted: 3/11/2020 11:30:30 PM : Outperform Start Price: $225.63 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +8.68

The market is searching for the bottom, I continue to add great names as the market takes them all down. There is value all over the place and I plan on adding more each day and then enjoying the bounce that will come when the virus is in the all clear. A ton of money being pumped into the system, and more on the way. Buckle up for the ride, and if this is the opportunity to get back in the market, and you could start to look at finding a bottom very soon if not tomorrow morning.

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Member Avatar wrciii (50.13) Submitted: 2/24/2020 10:04:01 PM : Outperform Start Price: $241.44 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +21.91

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Member Avatar TMFAdriaCimino (75.19) Submitted: 2/20/2020 4:45:19 AM : Outperform Start Price: $249.85 NASDAQ:VRTX Score: +21.92

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

Leaderboard

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Score Leader

bugeyebear

bugeyebear (39.37) Score: +1,429.67

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Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
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Start
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Stock
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Score Commentary
bugeyebear 39.37 3/17/2008 Outperform 3Y $14.60 +1,532.26% +102.59% +1,429.67 0 Comment
lostontheprairie 67.97 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,489.79% +94.83% +1,394.96 0 Comment
Kudude 84.19 3/12/2008 Outperform 5Y $14.99 +1,489.79% +94.83% +1,394.96 0 Comment
Salilp 72.46 3/17/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.07 +1,481.35% +104.32% +1,377.03 0 Comment
davidmouw2 < 20 3/14/2008 Outperform NS $15.43 +1,444.46% +94.78% +1,349.68 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 69.00 3/13/2008 Outperform 5Y $15.49 +1,438.48% +99.54% +1,338.94 0 Comment
NovaMechanika 38.03 3/20/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.55 +1,432.54% +97.88% +1,334.66 2 Comments
stnewbie 91.14 3/12/2008 Outperform NS $15.78 +1,410.20% +95.72% +1,314.48 0 Comment
PrincetonAl 83.41 3/7/2008 Outperform 3Y $15.86 +1,402.59% +99.50% +1,303.08 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 70.76 3/24/2008 Outperform 5Y $16.47 +1,346.93% +93.04% +1,253.90 0 Comment

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