With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: VRTX) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 7/24/1991. Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated is in the Biotechnology industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, is 1364.52, and so far today it has a volume of 1371337. Performance year to date since the 7/24/1991 is -31.03%.
To help you determine whether Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is *TBA and forward P/E is 31.4. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 13.46 and the P/B ratio is 21.64. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 19.56 and 77.63 respectively.
At the current price Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated is trading at, 86.79 (-0.48% today), Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has a dividend yield of *TBA, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is -1.13, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 206.09% after growing 26.50% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 66.40%, and 159.80% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 241.5, and the number of shares float is 241.5. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.30%, and institutional ownership is at 97.80%. The float short is 2.33%, with the short ratio at a value of 4.12. Management has seen a return on assets of -11.00%, and also a return on investment of -28.20%.
The ability for Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 2.3, and quick ratio is 2.2. Long term debt/equity is 0.59 and total debt/equity is 0.84. In terms of margins, Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has a gross margin of 88.00%, with its operating margin at -8.70%, and Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has a profit margin of -17.70%.
The 52 week high is -35.57%, with 14.35% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -9.56% and the 200 day simple moving average is -5.89%.
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