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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX.OQ)

VRTX.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

170.06USD
14 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$-3.36 (-1.94%)
Prev Close
$173.42
Open
$171.38
Day's High
$171.99
Day's Low
$169.66
Volume
461,978
Avg. Vol
485,572
52-wk High
$194.85
52-wk Low
$142.19

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.06 December 15 Dec 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 8 8 8 8
(2) OUTPERFORM 13 12 12 11
(3) HOLD 3 4 4 4
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 1.79 1.83 1.83 1.83

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 20 818.73 878.52 785.87 723.93
Quarter Ending Mar-19 10 837.14 889.50 799.50 973.49
Year Ending Dec-18 23 2,986.93 3,047.31 2,810.00 2,726.30
Year Ending Dec-19 23 3,524.65 3,902.00 3,104.63 3,366.74
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 22 1.06 1.31 0.68 0.69
Quarter Ending Mar-19 10 1.00 1.19 0.79 1.36
Year Ending Dec-18 23 3.82 4.10 3.22 2.93
Year Ending Dec-19 23 4.24 5.31 3.25 4.54
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 56.86 82.00 42.00 64.81

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 790.91 783.85 7.05 0.89
Quarter Ending Jun-18 680.98 751.22 70.24 10.31
Quarter Ending Mar-18 622.66 638.88 16.23 2.61
Quarter Ending Dec-17 595.92 622.63 26.71 4.48
Quarter Ending Sep-17 520.13 551.87 31.74 6.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.02 1.09 0.07 6.98
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0.75 0.94 0.19 25.84
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.63 0.76 0.13 20.92
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.53 0.61 0.08 15.14
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0.31 0.53 0.22 69.55

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 818.73 818.73 818.73 824.70 723.93
Quarter Ending Mar-19 837.14 837.14 837.14 835.27 973.49
Year Ending Dec-18 2,986.93 2,986.93 2,994.17 3,007.10 2,726.30
Year Ending Dec-19 3,524.65 3,524.65 3,508.47 3,565.79 3,366.74
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.06 1.06 1.06 1.08 0.69
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.00 1.01 1.01 1.11 1.36
Year Ending Dec-18 3.82 3.82 3.82 3.79 2.93
Year Ending Dec-19 4.24 4.24 4.26 4.64 4.54

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 1 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 3 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 1 1 2
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 1 2
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 1 3