Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 11, as the stock lost 8.11% to a closing price of $101.73. The stock saw 2.48 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 26,105 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.52 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has a P/B ratio of 27.13. The stock has traded between $143.45 and $97.45 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $123.68, and its 200-day SMA $124.78.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc is engaged in the business of discovering, developing, manufacturing and commercializing small molecule drugs for patients with serious diseases in specialty markets.
Headquartered in Boston, MA, Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has 1,830 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Jeffrey M Leiden.
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