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Market Cap $M30,489Revenue $M580Net Margin (%)-117.4Altman Z-Score12.0
Enterprise Value $M30,143EPS $-3.1Operating Margin %-108.0Piotroski F-Score3
P/E(ttm)--Beneish M-Score-1.7Pre-tax Margin (%)-117.0Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book31.010-y EBITDA Growth Rate %--Quick Ratio4.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales49.25-y EBITDA Growth Rate %--Current Ratio4.5Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Free Cash Flow--y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %--ROA % (ttm)-31.4Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %--PEG--ROE % (ttm)-62.8Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %--Shares Outstanding M242ROIC % (ttm)-126.5Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with VRTX

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2015-03-31 Reduce-0.08%$107.88 - $134.25
($119.81)
$ 125.084%Reduce 2.80%9,533,911
VRTXGeorge Soros 2015-03-31 Buy 0.07%$107.88 - $134.25
($119.81)
$ 125.084%New holding56,912
VRTXKen Fisher 2015-03-31 Add$107.88 - $134.25
($119.81)
$ 125.084%Add 0.18%4,386
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.58%$101.1 - $120.78
($112.61)
$ 125.0811%Reduce 16.93%9,808,860
VRTXKen Fisher 2014-09-30 Reduce$84.74 - $113.9
($94.97)
$ 125.0832%Reduce 31.99%4,593
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2014-06-30 Add0.04%$62.44 - $94.68
($70.13)
$ 125.0878%Add 1.54%11,807,500
VRTXGeorge Soros 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.01%$62.44 - $93.77
($69.73)
$ 125.0879%Sold Out0
VRTXKen Fisher 2014-06-30 Buy $62.44 - $93.77
($69.73)
$ 125.0879%New holding6,753
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2014-03-31 Add0.13%$67.8 - $85.48
($79.08)
$ 125.0858%Add 5.89%11,628,500
VRTXGeorge Soros 2014-03-31 Buy 0.01%$67.8 - $85.48
($79.17)
$ 125.0858%New holding10,000
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-12-31 Add0.88%$60.18 - $77.83
($69.45)
$ 125.0880%Add 54.06%10,981,500
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-09-30 Add0.29%$74.53 - $88.51
($79.62)
$ 125.0857%Add 19.00%7,127,997
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-06-30 Add1.05%$52.6 - $85.6
($73.64)
$ 125.0870%Add 140.58%5,990,000
VRTXNWQ Managers 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.09%$52.6 - $85.6
($73.64)
$ 125.0870%Sold Out0
VRTXVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-03-31 Add0.05%$43.65 - $54.97
($48.01)
$ 125.08161%Add 10.97%2,489,800
VRTXNWQ Managers 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.02%$41.9 - $54.97
($47.91)
$ 125.08161%Reduce 23.44%191,032
VRTXGeorge Soros 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.09%$48.38 - $59.07
($53.5)
$ 125.08134%Sold Out0
VRTXJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.08%$48.38 - $59.07
($53.5)
$ 125.08134%Sold Out0
VRTXNWQ Managers 2012-06-30 Reduce-0.27%$35.75 - $65.62
($50.92)
$ 125.08146%Reduce 83.86%188,842
VRTXJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Buy 0.08%$35.75 - $65.62
($50.92)
$ 125.08146%New holding20,025
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VRTX: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
BOGER JOSHUA SDirector 2015-05-20Sell11,700$126.73-1.3view
Arbuckle Stuart AEVP\Chief Commercial Officer 2015-05-15Sell148$123.850.99view
SMITH IAN FEVP & CFO 2015-05-15Sell378$125.62-0.43view
Silva Paul MSVP & Corp Controller 2015-05-15Sell135$123.850.99view
Sachdev AmitEVP, Policy, Access & Value 2015-05-15Sell131$123.850.99view
BOGER JOSHUA SDirector 2015-05-13Sell11,700$127.48-1.88view
BOGER JOSHUA SDirector 2015-05-06Sell11,700$122.791.86view
Silva Paul MSVP & Corp Controller 2015-05-05Sell4,101$123.681.13view
Silva Paul MSVP & Corp Controller 2015-04-30Sell859$124.020.85view
BOGER JOSHUA SDirector 2015-04-29Sell11,700$124.590.39view

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