Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VRTX)

177.40
NASDAQ : Health Technology
Prev Close 180.12
Day Low/High 176.71 / 180.14
52 Wk Low/High 136.50 / 183.39
Avg Volume 1.59M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 254.83M
Market Cap 45.90B
EPS 1.10
P/E Ratio 209.44
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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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™ (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,...

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

Investors will soon turn their attention to Corporate America's outlook for 2019. Here are several stocks that are worth a look.

Vertex Opens Expanded Research Site In San Diego

Vertex Opens Expanded Research Site In San Diego

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: VRTX) today announced the opening of its new 170,000 square foot research facility in Torrey Pines, San Diego.

Vertex Announces Long-Term Access Agreement In Sweden For Cystic Fibrosis Medicine ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor)

Vertex Announces Long-Term Access Agreement In Sweden For Cystic Fibrosis Medicine ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor)

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that ORKAMBI ® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor), the first medicine to treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis (CF) in people with two copies of the F508del mutation, ages six and older, will...

The Vertex Foundation And Employees Donate $1 Million Through Matching Gift Program

The Vertex Foundation And Employees Donate $1 Million Through Matching Gift Program

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Vertex employees and The Vertex Foundation have together donated over $1 million through the Company's new dollar-for-dollar matching gift program.

Vertex Data Presented At European Cystic Fibrosis Society (ECFS) Conference Demonstrate Early And Long-Term Disease-Modifying Potential Of Treating The Underlying Cause Of CF

Vertex Data Presented At European Cystic Fibrosis Society (ECFS) Conference Demonstrate Early And Long-Term Disease-Modifying Potential Of Treating The Underlying Cause Of CF

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced 10 scientific abstracts from the company's portfolio of cystic fibrosis (CF) medicines are being presented at the 41 st European Cystic Fibrosis Conference taking place June 6-9, 2018, in...

Vertex To Present At The Goldman Sachs Healthcare Conference On June 13

Vertex To Present At The Goldman Sachs Healthcare Conference On June 13

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that management will present at the Goldman Sachs Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 5:40 p.

2 Trading Opportunities in Health Care

2 Trading Opportunities in Health Care

The potential of these setups on the weekly chart is rather good.

Vertex Awards $400,000 In Scholarships To People Living With Cystic Fibrosis And Their Immediate Family Members

Vertex Awards $400,000 In Scholarships To People Living With Cystic Fibrosis And Their Immediate Family Members

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced the recipients of scholarships as part of its second All in for CF Scholarship program.

Vertex Reports First-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Vertex Reports First-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today reported consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 and reviewed recent progress with its approved and investigational medicines.

VX-445 Phase 3 Clinical Trial Program Overview

VX-445 Phase 3 Clinical Trial Program Overview

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that it is initiating two Phase 3 studies of VX-445, tezacaftor and ivacaftor as an investigational triple combination regimen for people with cystic fibrosis (CF).

Sarepta Hit With Call to Drop Duchenne Drug Costs

Sarepta Hit With Call to Drop Duchenne Drug Costs

The biopharmaceutical company, which won controversial FDA approval for a Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy drug, now confronts patient groups asking HHS to take its patents and drop the price of that drug.

Vertex Appoints Kimberly A. White As Senior Vice President And Chief Communications Officer

Vertex Appoints Kimberly A. White As Senior Vice President And Chief Communications Officer

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Kimberly A.

Trying the Long Side of Vertex's Stock Again

Trying the Long Side of Vertex's Stock Again

After pharmaceutical company breaks out, charts suggest now is the time to go back in.

Vertex To Present At The Cowen Healthcare Conference On March 13

Vertex To Present At The Cowen Healthcare Conference On March 13

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that management will present at the Cowen Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 12:00 p.

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20 Stock Picks to Weather Any Storm From Trade Wars to Fed Rate Hikes

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VX-659 Phase 3 Clinical Trial Program Overview

VX-659 Phase 3 Clinical Trial Program Overview

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that it is initiating a Phase 3 study of VX-659, tezacaftor and ivacaftor as an investigational triple combination regimen for people with cystic...

Vertex Appoints Reshma Kewalramani, M.D., As Chief Medical Officer

Vertex Appoints Reshma Kewalramani, M.D., As Chief Medical Officer

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Reshma Kewalramani, M.

Vertex Initiates First Phase 3 Study Of VX-659, Tezacaftor And Ivacaftor As A Triple Combination Regimen For People With Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Initiates First Phase 3 Study Of VX-659, Tezacaftor And Ivacaftor As A Triple Combination Regimen For People With Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that it is initiating the first Phase 3 study of VX-659, tezacaftor and ivacaftor as an investigational triple combination regimen for people with...

Vertex Announces Treatment With The NaV1.8 Inhibitor VX-150 Showed Significant Relief Of Acute Pain In Phase 2 Study

Vertex Announces Treatment With The NaV1.8 Inhibitor VX-150 Showed Significant Relief Of Acute Pain In Phase 2 Study

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced positive results of a Phase 2 study of the NaV1.

SYMDEKO (Photo: Business Wire)

SYMDEKO (Photo: Business Wire)

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that the U.

Biotech, Pharma Stocks Tumble Amid Big Market Sell-Off

Biotech, Pharma Stocks Tumble Amid Big Market Sell-Off

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Amgen and Johnson and Johnson were among the big movers in the biotech and pharmaceutical sectors.

Vertex Selects Two Next-Generation Correctors, VX-659 And VX-445, To Advance Into Phase 3 Development As Part Of Two Different Triple Combination Regimens For People With Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Selects Two Next-Generation Correctors, VX-659 And VX-445, To Advance Into Phase 3 Development As Part Of Two Different Triple Combination Regimens For People With Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced the selection of two next-generation correctors, VX-659 and VX-445, to advance into Phase 3 development as part of two different triple combination...

Vertex Reports Full-Year And Fourth-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Vertex Reports Full-Year And Fourth-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today reported consolidated financial results for the full year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2017.

Vertex Selects Two Next-Generation Correctors, VX-659 And VX-445, To Advance Into Phase 3 Development As Part Of Two Different Triple Combination Regimens For People With Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Selects Two Next-Generation Correctors, VX-659 And VX-445, To Advance Into Phase 3 Development As Part Of Two Different Triple Combination Regimens For People With Cystic Fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced the selection of two next-generation correctors, VX-659 and VX-445, to advance into Phase 3 development as part of two different triple combination...

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