Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VRTX)

165.11
NASDAQ : Health Technology
Prev Close 166.67
Day Low/High 164.67 / 167.99
52 Wk Low/High 136.50 / 194.92
Avg Volume 1.27M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 255.56M
Market Cap 42.59B
EPS 1.10
P/E Ratio 66.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Vertex Announces European Authorization For Third Cystic Fibrosis Medicine SYMKEVI® (tezacaftor/ivacaftor), To Be Used In Combination With Ivacaftor (KALYDECO®), For People With CF Aged 12 And Older With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Announces European Authorization For Third Cystic Fibrosis Medicine SYMKEVI® (tezacaftor/ivacaftor), To Be Used In Combination With Ivacaftor (KALYDECO®), For People With CF Aged 12 And Older With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited, today announced that the European Commission has granted Marketing Authorization for SYMKEVI ® (tezacaftor/ivacaftor) in a combination regimen with ivacaftor (KALYDECO ®) for the treatment of people with cystic...

Why Investors Should Favor Smaller Biotech Companies

Why Investors Should Favor Smaller Biotech Companies

Small and mid-cap biotech firms are driving innovation in the sector. Experts explain why investors should take notice.

Vertex Reports Third-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Vertex Reports Third-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today reported consolidated financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018 and reviewed recent progress with its approved and investigational medicines.

Vertex Receives European CHMP Positive Opinion For KALYDECO® (ivacaftor) To Treat Patients With Cystic Fibrosis Aged 12 To <24 Months With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Receives European CHMP Positive Opinion For KALYDECO® (ivacaftor) To Treat Patients With Cystic Fibrosis Aged 12 To <24 Months With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited today announces that the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion for KALYDECO ® (ivacaftor) to include the treatment of people with cystic...

Vertex Data Presented At North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC) Demonstrate Rapid Progress Toward Expanding And Enhancing Options For Treating The Underlying Cause Of Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Data Presented At North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC) Demonstrate Rapid Progress Toward Expanding And Enhancing Options For Treating The Underlying Cause Of Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that eight scientific abstracts from the company's portfolio of cystic fibrosis (CF) medicines are being presented at the 32 nd North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference taking place...

Vertex To Announce Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results On October 24

Vertex To Announce Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results On October 24

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) will report its third quarter 2018 financial results on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 after the financial markets close.

Chart of the Day: Vertex Pharmaceuticals

VRTX is still clinging to the pattern of higher lows.

Jim Cramer: These Are the Stocks to Buy on Canada Deal and the 4th Quarter

Jim Cramer: These Are the Stocks to Buy on Canada Deal and the 4th Quarter

Straying from these names could land you in quicksand as the 4th quarter begins.

Vertex To Present At The Morgan Stanley Healthcare Conference On September 14

Vertex To Present At The Morgan Stanley Healthcare Conference On September 14

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that management will present at the Morgan Stanley Healthcare Conference on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 12:15 p.

Vertex Appoints Katharine Jensen As Head Of Corporate Social Responsibility

Vertex Appoints Katharine Jensen As Head Of Corporate Social Responsibility

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Katharine Jensen has been appointed Head of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

Vertex Completes Enrollment Of Two Phase 3 Studies Of VX-659 In Triple Combination With Tezacaftor And Ivacaftor For The Treatment Of Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Completes Enrollment Of Two Phase 3 Studies Of VX-659 In Triple Combination With Tezacaftor And Ivacaftor For The Treatment Of Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that enrollment is complete for the two Phase 3 studies of the next-generation corrector VX-659 in triple combination with tezacaftor and ivacaftor in people with cystic fibrosis (CF) with...

Vertex Announces Reimbursement Agreement In Australia For ORKAMBI&reg; (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) For People With Cystic Fibrosis Ages Six Years And Older With Two Copies Of The F508del Mutation

Vertex Announces Reimbursement Agreement In Australia For ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) For People With Cystic Fibrosis Ages Six Years And Older With Two Copies Of The F508del Mutation

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited announces finalization of an agreement with the Australian Government that allows for reimbursement of ORKAMBI ® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) for people ages six and over with cystic fibrosis (CF) who have two copies of...

Vertex And Genomics Plc Establish Collaboration To Use Human Genetics And Data Science To Advance Discovery Of Precision Medicines

Vertex And Genomics Plc Establish Collaboration To Use Human Genetics And Data Science To Advance Discovery Of Precision Medicines

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) and Genomics plc today announced a three-year collaboration, extendable to five years, to use human genetics and machine learning to improve discovery of targets for precision medicines, and to advance...

Vertex Appoints Ludovic Fenaux As Senior Vice President, International Commercial Operations

Vertex Appoints Ludovic Fenaux As Senior Vice President, International Commercial Operations

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Ludovic Fenaux has been appointed Senior Vice President, International Commercial Operations with responsibility for commercial activities outside of the U.

Vertex Receives A Positive PBAC Recommendation For Reimbursement Of ORKAMBI&reg; (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) To Treat Australians Ages Six And Over With Cystic Fibrosis And Two Copies Of The F508del Mutation

Vertex Receives A Positive PBAC Recommendation For Reimbursement Of ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) To Treat Australians Ages Six And Over With Cystic Fibrosis And Two Copies Of The F508del Mutation

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited announces that it has received the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee's (PBAC) recommendation for ORKAMBI ® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) to be listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) in Australia for...

Today Was Very Mediocre in Terms of the Rally

For the first time in what seems like forever the tech stocks didn’t lead.

Vertex Awards Two College Students Full Scholarships To The University Of Massachusetts

Vertex Awards Two College Students Full Scholarships To The University Of Massachusetts

Vertex today announced the recipients of the annual Vertex Science Leaders Scholarship, a four-year, full-ride scholarship to pursue an education in science, technology, engineering, art or math (STEAM) at any University of Massachusetts campus.

Jim Cramer: 5 Sectors to Buy on This 'Turkish Contagion' Market Drop

Jim Cramer: 5 Sectors to Buy on This 'Turkish Contagion' Market Drop

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Vertex Receives European CHMP Positive Opinion For SYMKEVI&reg; (tezacaftor/ivacaftor) For People With Cystic Fibrosis Aged 12 And Older With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Receives European CHMP Positive Opinion For SYMKEVI® (tezacaftor/ivacaftor) For People With Cystic Fibrosis Aged 12 And Older With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited, today announced that the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion for SYMKEVI ® (tezacaftor/ivacaftor) in a combination regimen with...

9 Stocks Goldman Sachs Thinks Will Blow Wall Street's Performance Away in 2019

9 Stocks Goldman Sachs Thinks Will Blow Wall Street's Performance Away in 2019

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Vertex Reports Second-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Vertex Reports Second-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today reported consolidated financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 and reviewed recent progress with its approved and investigational medicines.

3 'Strong Buy' Healthcare Stocks Poised to Surge

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Vertex To Announce Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results On July 25

Vertex To Announce Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results On July 25

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) will report its second quarter 2018 financial results on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 after the financial markets close.

Vertex Pharma Jumps 14% After Rival Releases Poor Cystic Fibrosis Drug Results

Vertex Pharma Jumps 14% After Rival Releases Poor Cystic Fibrosis Drug Results

Galapagos' new cystic fibrosis drug trial results were weaker than expected.

Health Canada Approves PrSYMDEKO&trade; (tezacaftor/ivacaftor And Ivacaftor) To Treat The Underlying Cause Of Cystic Fibrosis In People Ages 12 And Older With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Health Canada Approves PrSYMDEKO™ (tezacaftor/ivacaftor And Ivacaftor) To Treat The Underlying Cause Of Cystic Fibrosis In People Ages 12 And Older With Certain Mutations In The CFTR Gene

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Health Canada approved PrSYMDEKO™ (tezacaftor/ivacaftor and ivacaftor) for treating the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis (CF) in people ages 12 and older who have two copies of the...

Vertex's Paul Negulescu Awarded The Warren Alpert Foundation Prize For Pioneering Discoveries In Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex's Paul Negulescu Awarded The Warren Alpert Foundation Prize For Pioneering Discoveries In Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Senior Vice President Paul Negulescu has been named one of the winners of this year's Warren Alpert Foundation Prize for "transformative discoveries in the fields of genetics,...

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)