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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX.OQ)

VRTX.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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25 May 2018
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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... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.43
Market Cap(Mil.): $40,000.70
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 254.83
Dividend: --
Yield (%): --

Financials

  VRTX.OQ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 183.60 243.17 32.94
EPS (TTM): 0.85 -- --
ROI: 2.58 -7.30 12.79
ROE: 11.57 -10.05 14.67

Vertex Pharma profit tops estimates on strong launch of new CF drug

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc topped analysts' forecasts for quarterly profit on Thursday, led by stronger-than expected sales of its latest cystic fibrosis drug as well as double-digit growth in sales of older treatments.

Apr 26 2018

UPDATE 2-Vertex Pharma profit tops estimates on strong launch of new CF drug

* New CF drug Symdeko Q1 sales $34 mln easily tops expectations

Apr 26 2018

BRIEF-Vertex Initiates Phase 3 Studies Of Vx-445, Tezacaftor And Ivacaftor

* VERTEX INITIATES PHASE 3 STUDIES OF VX-445, TEZACAFTOR AND IVACAFTOR AS A TRIPLE COMBINATION REGIMEN FOR PEOPLE WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Apr 26 2018

CORRECTED-Vertex Pharma's quarterly profit falls 15.1 percent

April 26 Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's quarterly profit fell 15.1 percent, hurt by higher research and development spending.

Apr 26 2018

BRIEF-Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc Reports Qtrly EPS Of $0.81

* COMPANY REITERATES FULL-YEAR 2018 TOTAL CF PRODUCT REVENUE GUIDANCE OF $2.65 BILLION TO $2.80 BILLION

Apr 26 2018

BRIEF-Vertex Pharma CEO's FY 2017 Total Compensation $17.3 Mln

* VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC SAYS CEO JEFFREY LEIDEN'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $17.3 MILLION VERSUS $17.4 MILLION IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING Source text (https://bit.ly/2JVKbq6) Further company coverage:

Apr 17 2018

BRIEF-Veritas Pharma Enters Into Share Purchase Agreement With 3 Carbon Extractions Inc.

* VERITAS PHARMA ENTERS INTO SHARE PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH 3 CARBON EXTRACTIONS INC. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reuters.Briefs@thomsonreuters.com)

Apr 16 2018

BRIEF-Vertex Pharmaceuticals CEO Leiden's 2017 Compensation Was $17.2 Mln

* VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC - CEO JEFFREY LEIDEN'S 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $17.2 MLN VS $17.4 MLN IN 2016 - SEC FILING Source text - https://bit.ly/2uQs5Cx Further company coverage:

Apr 06 2018

BRIEF-Q-State Biosciences Says Entered Strategic Collaboration With Vertex Pharmaceuticals

* PER TERMS OF DEAL, CO TO RECEIVE UPFRONT & RESEARCH SUPPORT, ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT & SALES MILESTONES

Apr 04 2018

BRIEF-Vertex Appoints Reshma Kewalramani As Chief Medical Officer

* VERTEX APPOINTS RESHMA KEWALRAMANI, M.D., AS CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Feb 26 2018

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