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Vertex Pharmaceuticals 14-Day RSI

: 59.47 (As of Today)
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The Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements. The RSI is most typically used on a 14-day period, measured on a scale from 0 to 100. Traditionally, an asset is considered overbought or overvalued when the RSI is above 70 and oversold or undervalued when it is below 30.

As of today (2022-08-17), Vertex Pharmaceuticals's 14-Day RSI is 59.47.

The industry rank for Vertex Pharmaceuticals's 14-Day RSI or its related term are showing as below:

VRTX's 14-Day RSI is ranked worse than
80.88% of 1590 companies
in the Biotechnology industry
Industry Median: 52.15 vs VRTX: 59.47

Competitive Comparison

For the Biotechnology subindustry, Vertex Pharmaceuticals's 14-Day RSI, along with its competitors' market caps and 14-Day RSI data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Vertex Pharmaceuticals 14-Day RSI Distribution

For the Biotechnology industry and Healthcare sector, Vertex Pharmaceuticals's 14-Day RSI distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Vertex Pharmaceuticals's 14-Day RSI falls into.



Vertex Pharmaceuticals  (NAS:VRTX) 14-Day RSI Calculation

The formula for calculating RSI is:

RSI=100[ 100 / ( 1 + Average Gain / Average Loss )]

* Note that the formula uses a positive value for the average loss.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Vertex Pharmaceuticals  (NAS:VRTX) 14-Day RSI Explanation

The Relative Strength Index (RSI), developed by J. Welles Wilder in his book “New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems.”, is a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements. The RSI is most typically used on a 14-day period, measured on a scale from 0 to 100.

Traditionally, an asset is considered overbought or overvalued when the RSI is above 70 and oversold or undervalued when it is below 30. A RSI surpasses the 30 level indicates a bullish sign, when it slides below 70 level, it’s a bearish sign. This level can be adjusted depending on the security’s pattern and the market’s underlying trend. In an uptrend or bullish market, the RSI might range within a higher interval, investors could set the support level higher. If a downtrend or bearish market occurs, investors may need to lower the resistance level.

RSI can also be used in trading techniques to indicate the trading signal, such as Divergences and Swing Rejections.


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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Business Description

Vertex Pharmaceuticals logo
Address
50 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA, USA, 02210
Vertex Pharmaceuticals is a global biotechnology company that discovers and develops small-molecule drugs for the treatment of serious diseases. Its key drugs are Kalydeco, Orkambi, Symdeko, and Trikafta/Kaftrio for cystic fibrosis, where Vertex therapies remain the standard of care globally. In addition to its focus on cystic fibrosis, Vertex is diversifying its pipeline through gene-editing therapies such as CTX001 for beta-thalassemia and sickle-cell disease, small-molecule inhibitors targeting acute and chronic pain using non-opioid treatments, and small-molecule inhibitors of APOL1-mediated kidney diseases. Vertex is also investigating cell therapies to deliver a potential functional cure for type 1 diabetes.
Executives
Upadhyay Suketu director 345 E. MAIN STREET WARSAW IN 46580
Garber Alan M director 3355 MILTON COURT MOUNTAIN VIEW CA 94040
Kearney Terrence C director IN CARE OF HOSPIRA, INC. 275 NORTH FIELD DRIVE LAKE FOREST IL 60045
Carney Lloyd director C/O MICROMUSE INC 139 TOWNSEND ST SAN FRANCISCO CA 94107
Mckenzie Diana director METLIFE 200 PARK AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10166
Bhatia Sangeeta N. director C/O VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 50 NORTHERN AVENUE BOSTON MA 02210
Lee Yuchun director 170 TRACER LA. WALTHAM MA 02451
Ambrose Kristen officer: SVP & Chief Accounting Officer C/O VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED 50 NORTHERN AVENUE BOSTON MA 02210
Mcglynn Margaret G director C/O MERCK & CO INC ONE MERCK DRIVE PO BOX 100 WHITEHOUSE STATION NJ 08889-0100
Liu Joy officer: SVP, General Counsel C/O VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED 50 NORTHERN AVENUE BOSTON MA 02210
Tatsis Ourania officer: EVP, Chief Reg. & Quality Off. C/O VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 50 NORTHERN AVENUE BOSTON MA 02210
Bozic Carmen officer: EVP and CMO C/O VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 50 NORTHERN AVENUE BOSTON MA 02210
Wagner Charles F Jr officer: EVP & Chief Financial Officer C/O MILLIPORE CORP BILLERICA MA 01820
Arbuckle Stuart A officer: EVP, COO VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED 130 WAVERLY ST. CAMBRIDGE MA 02139
Kewalramani Reshma director, officer: CEO & President C/O VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 50 NORTHERN AVENUE BOSTON MA 02210

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