Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated  

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Range 84.62 - 86.11
52 week 71.46 - 103.73
Open 85.73
Vol / Avg. 1.41M/1.61M
Mkt cap 21.33B
P/E     -
Div/yield     -
EPS -0.46
Shares 248.44M
Beta 0.79
Inst. own 97%
Jan 25, 2017
Q4 2016 Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc Earnings Release (Estimated)
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Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Dec '16) 2016
Net profit margin 6.05% -4.94%
Operating margin 8.64% 0.58%
EBITD margin - 0.66%
Return on average assets 4.05% -3.12%
Return on average equity 11.20% -9.84%
Employees 1,950 -
CDP Score - -


50 Northern Ave
BOSTON, MA 02210-1862
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+1-617-3416393 (Phone)

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Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money


Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated is engaged in the business of discovering, developing, manufacturing and commercializing medicines for serious diseases. The Company operates in pharmaceuticals segment. Its business is focused on developing and commercializing therapies for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF) and advancing its research and development programs in other indications. Its marketed medicines are ORKAMBI and KALYDECO, which are approved to treat patients with CF having specific mutations in their CF transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene. It has multiple development programs in the field of CF, including VX-661, VX-371, and VX-152 and VX-440. It is engaged in various other research and mid- and early-stage development programs, such as programs in the areas of oncology, pain and neurology. Its oncology drug candidates include VX-970, VX-803 and VX-984; pain drug candidates include VX-150 and VX-241, and acute spinal cord injury drug candidate include VX-210.

Officers and directors

Jeffrey M. Leiden M.D., Ph.D. Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Ian F. Smith CPA Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Michael J. Parini J.D. Executive Vice President, Chief Legal and Administrative Officer
Age: 41
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
David Altshuler M.D., Ph.D. Executive Vice President - Global Research, Chief Scientific Officer
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Stuart A. Arbuckle Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Jeffrey A. Chodakewitz M.D. Executive Vice President - Global Medicines Development and Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
Age: 60
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Amit K. Sachdev J.D. Executive Vice President - Global Government Strategy, Market Access and Value
Age: 48
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Paul M. Silva Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller
Age: 49
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Elaine S. Ullian Co-Lead Independent Director
Age: 69
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Sangeeta N Bhatia M.D., Ph.D. Independent Director
Age: 47
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters