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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VRTX) EVP & CFO Ian F Smith sells 6,042 Shares

January 25, 2011 | About:
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EVP & CFO of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VRTX) Ian F Smith sells 6,042 shares of VRTX on 01/21/2011 at an average price of $39.93 a share.

Vertex Pharm has a market cap of $8.22 billion; its shares were traded at around $40.43 with and P/S ratio of 80.5. Vertex Pharm had an annual average earning growth of 16.6% over the past 10 years.

Hedge Fund Gurus that owns VRTX: Bruce Kovner of Caxton Associates, Steven Cohen of SAC Capital Advisors. Mutual Fund and Other Gurus that owns VRTX: Edward Owens of Vanguard Health Care Fund, Pioneer Investments.

CFO Recent Trades:



  • Sell: EVP & CFO Ian F Smith sold 77 shares of VRTX stock on 11/15/2010 at the average price of 34.47. Ian F Smith owns at least 44,566 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 17.29% since.



This is the insider trade history vs. stock price of VRTX. For the complete insider trading history of VRTX, click here.




Directors and Officers Recent Trades:



  • Sell: SVP, Corp Affairs & Pub Policy Amit Sachdev sold 15,664 shares of VRTX stock on 01/18/2011 at the average price of 39.88. Amit Sachdev owns at least 36,498 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 1.38% since.
  • Sell: SVP, Corp Affairs & Pub Policy Amit Sachdev sold 451 shares of VRTX stock on 01/11/2011 at the average price of 37.66. Amit Sachdev owns at least 40,248 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 7.36% since.
  • Sell: EVP, Global R&D, CSO Peter Mueller sold 1,600 shares of VRTX stock on 11/15/2010 at the average price of 34.43. Peter Mueller owns at least 123,384 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 17.43% since.
  • Sell: V.P. and Corporate Controller Paul M Silva sold 570 shares of VRTX stock on 11/15/2010 at the average price of 34.46. Paul M Silva owns at least 8,543 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 17.32% since.
  • Sell: SVP, Corp Affairs & Pub Policy Amit Sachdev sold 4,750 shares of VRTX stock on 10/28/2010 at the average price of 38.5. Amit Sachdev owns at least 40,570 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 5.01% since.


For the complete insider trading history of VRTX, click here.
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