Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX)

228.32
1.45 0.64
NASDAQ
Prev Close 226.87
Open 227.30
Day Low/High 225.59 / 230.21
52 Wk Low/High 197.47 / 306.08
Volume 940.19K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 260.04B
Market Cap 58.95B
P/E Ratio 22.20
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

A Solid Bounce and Close

Watch the momentum names, which were the biggest positive today.

Vertex upgraded at Goldman

What to Buy in the Selloff

What to Buy in the Selloff

Here are several themes that are still working -- and now you can get in at a bargain.

Oracle Snags Micros Systems, Vertex Soars & America Exports Oil

Oracle Snags Micros Systems, Vertex Soars & America Exports Oil

Oracle announced Monday the purchase of Micros Systems for $5.3B and plans to combine their industry specific applications with its own.

Vertex downgraded at Wainwright

A Few Off-the-Table Trades

A Few Off-the-Table Trades

You can always buy these names back.

Biotechs Flash the Green Light

Biotechs Flash the Green Light

After a decline, the sector has built a base, and these names are breaking out.

Taking Vertex's Temperature

Taking Vertex's Temperature

Spreads are wide right now, so a patient entry is required. 

Stocks for the Noncommittal

Stocks for the Noncommittal

You don't need much conviction to trade these two names.

Who's Getting Busy Living?

Who's Getting Busy Living?

These types of companies are winners today.

Vertex Pharm upgraded at UBS

Early-Morning Market Look

Let's start by taking a peek at the overnight and early-morning price action of the major asset classes. The rundown: S&P futures -4; Nasdaq futures -; Nikkei schmeissed for second day in a row, -3% and at the lowest level in three weeks (is Abe ret...

Vertex Pharmaceuticals downgraded at UBS

Is Stock Picking Impossible This Year?

Is Stock Picking Impossible This Year?

Stick with solid investing precepts.

Individuals Stand Strong

Individuals Stand Strong

We are seeing some hot pockets of momentum.

The Bears Get Fed

The Bears Get Fed

No setup for a bullish reaction to bullish news today.

A Market With No Memory

It can turn so quickly and totally forget poor action.

Feels Like a Bear Market

Feels Like a Bear Market

The best thing to do is get out of the way and let it play out.

The Action Has Shifted

The Action Has Shifted

And the close put an exclamation point on it.

Biotech's Next Big Thing: Vertex

Biotech's Next Big Thing: Vertex

TheStreet senior columnist Adam Feuerstein explains why Vertex Pharmaceuticals is the next big thing in biotech.

Still Plenty of Buying Interest

Still Plenty of Buying Interest

Action in individual stocks was impressive despite the struggling indices.

A One-Way Market

A One-Way Market

The action just keeps chugging higher.

Working for the Weekend

Working for the Weekend

I'm going to spend some time developing my watch list for next week.

Futures Point Higher; Boston Manhunt Plays Out

Futures Point Higher; Boston Manhunt Plays Out

US stock futures are up amid earnings from GE and IBM. TheStreet's Debra Borchardt details.