Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc
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Health Care : Biotechnology | Large Cap Growth
Company profile

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated is engaged in discovering, developing, manufacturing and commercializing medicines for serious diseases. The Company is focused on developing and commercializing therapies for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF) and advancing its research and development programs in other indications. The Company's marketed medicines are ORKAMBI and KALYDECO. ORKAMBI (lumacaftor in combination with ivacaftor) is approved as a treatment for patients having two copies (homozygous) of the Delta-F508 (F508del) mutation in their cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene. KALYDECO (ivacaftor) is approved for the treatment of CF patients having the G551D mutation or other specified mutations in their CFTR gene. The Company's development programs in the field of CF include Tezacaftor (VX-661), VX-152, VX-440, VX-659, VX-445 and VX-371. VX-152, VX-440, VX-659 and VX-445 are CFTR corrector compounds.

Closing Price
$211.98
Day's Change
4.19 (2.02%)
Bid
--
Ask
--
B/A Size
--
Day's High
212.60
Day's Low
206.39
Volume
(Light)
Volume:
1,704,848

10-day average volume:
2,342,889
1,704,848

VRTX's position in the Biotechnology industry

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52-Week Change

VS. INDUSTRY
-9.22%
8.11%
67.25%
Market Cap

VS. INDUSTRY
$55.1B
$131.5B
$7.3B
Beta

VS. INDUSTRY
0.7
0.7
0.5
Dividend Yield

VS. INDUSTRY
--
3.09%
--
P/E (TTM, GAAP)

VS. INDUSTRY
20.57x
18.49x
14.22x
Data as of

Fundamentals

Total Revenue (TTM)

VS. INDUSTRY
$6.2B
$25.4B
$1.5B
Profit Margin

VS. INDUSTRY
43.70%
28.57%
34.71%
Earnings Growth
(5 year, GAAP)

VS. INDUSTRY
--
6.33%
-1.93%
Revenue Growth (TTM)

VS. INDUSTRY
49.07%
8.83%
2.38%
Data as of
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