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Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX)
VRTX nasdaq
United States
Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Stock Analysis & Ratings

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Stock Analysis Overview

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The Vertex Pharmaceuticals stock analysis is based on the TipRanks Smart Score which is derived from 8 unique data sets including Analyst recommendations, Crowd Wisdom, Hedge Fund Activity, Media Sentiment and multiple Technical stock factors. The Smart Score is a quantitative, data-driven rating system and does not include human intervention.

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VRTX Stock Stats

Previous Close$180.8
Bid184.5 x 10
Ask185.2 x 8
Today’s Range$181.11 - $185.5989
52-Week Range$176.36 - $242.99
Average Volume1.98M
Market Cap$48.10B
P/E Ratio23.8
Earnings DateOct 27, 2021

Company Description

Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Based in Massachusetts and incorporated in 1989, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, which is engaged in the development and commercializing therapies for the treatment of cystic fibrosis, infectious diseases including viral infections such as influenza and bacterial infections, autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and neurological disorders including pain and multiple sclerosis.
Reshma Kewalramani
50 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA, 02210, US


P/E Ratio Range

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Vertex Pharmaceuticals News


What was Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s price range in the past 12 months?
Vertex Pharmaceuticals lowest stock price was $176.36 and its highest was $242.99 in the past 12 months.
    What is Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s market cap?
    Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s market cap is $48.10B.
      What is Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s price target?
      The average price target for Vertex Pharmaceuticals is $245.00. This is based on 12 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $323.00 ,the lowest forecast is $175.00. The average price target represents 32.14% Increase from the current price of $185.41.
        What do analysts say about Vertex Pharmaceuticals?
        Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 12 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s upcoming earnings report date is Oct 27, 2021 which is in 7 days.
            How were Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s earnings last quarter?
            Vertex Pharmaceuticals released its earnings results on Jul 29, 2021. The company reported $3.11 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.531 by $0.579.
              Is Vertex Pharmaceuticals overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Vertex Pharmaceuticals pay dividends?
                Vertex Pharmaceuticals does not currently pay dividends.
                What is Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s EPS estimate?
                Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                How many shares outstanding does Vertex Pharmaceuticals have?
                Vertex Pharmaceuticals has 259,430,000 shares outstanding.
                  What happened to Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                  Vertex Pharmaceuticals reported an EPS of $3.11 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $2.531. Following the earnings report the stock price went down -0.326%.
                    Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Vertex Pharmaceuticals?
                    Among the largest hedge funds holding Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s share is ARK Investment Management LLC. It holds Vertex Pharmaceuticals’s shares valued at 358M.

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