Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX)

VRTX (NASDAQ:Drugs)
$109.91
pos +1.82
+1.68%
Today's Range: 107.07 - 110.25 | VRTX Avg Daily Volume: 1,660,000
Last Update: 10/24/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 938,357
YTD Performance: 45.48%
Open: $108.12
Previous Close: $108.09
52 Week Range: $58.06 - $116.88
Oustanding Shares: 238,081,533
Market Cap: 25,277,116,359
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for VRTX
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 9 9 9 9
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.71 1.71 1.71 1.71
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: -53.35
Price Earnings Comparisons:
VRTX Sector Avg. S&P 500
-53.35 0.00 27.71
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
10.14% 42.96% 158.96%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -20.60 7.45 1.02
Net Income 0.00 -0.09 0.00
EPS 0.00 -0.47 0.00
Earnings for VRTX:
EBITDA -0.15B
Revenue 1.21B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $-0.57 $-0.47 $-2.73 $0.10
Number of Analysts 5 5 9 8
High Estimate $-0.41 $-0.25 $-1.90 $1.87
Low Estimate $-0.73 $-0.60 $-3.28 $-2.05
Prior Year $-0.46 $-0.66 $-1.47 $-2.73
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -23.91% 29.09% -85.56% 103.80%
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bullishVertex upgraded at Piper

Oct 13, 2014 | 7:55 AM EDT

VRTX was upgraded from Neutral to Overweight, Piper Jaffray said. $125 price target. Expect combination approvals in 2015.

By

Dick Arms

 | Oct 7, 2014 | 7:00 AM EDT

We got the rally we were looking for -- so now what?

By

James "Rev Shark" DePorre

 | Sep 24, 2014 | 4:45 PM EDT

Watch the momentum names, which were the biggest positive today.

bullishVertex upgraded at Goldman

Sep 5, 2014 | 7:42 AM EDT

VRTX was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. Company is cornering the cystic fybrosis market. $131 price target. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jul 9, 2014 | 6:44 AM EDT

Here are several themes that are still working -- and now you can get in at a bargain.

bullishVertex Pharmaceuticals price target upped at UBS

Jun 25, 2014 | 7:41 AM EDT

VRTX raised its number, UBS said. Drivers of upside include price, heterozygotes, and takeout potential. $115 price target and Buy rating. 

bearishVertex downgraded at Wainwright

Jun 25, 2014 | 7:33 AM EDT

VRTX was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, HC Wainwright said. $85 price target. 809 drug still has scientific risks. 

 

By

Timothy Collins

 | Jun 24, 2014 | 2:45 PM EDT

You can always buy these names back.

By

Ed Ponsi

 | May 28, 2014 | 10:30 AM EDT

After a decline, the sector has built a base, and these names are breaking out.

By

Timothy Collins

 | May 22, 2014 | 12:30 PM EDT

Spreads are wide right now, so a patient entry is required. 

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