Will Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) remain at the top of the healthcare industry?
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) is near the top of its industry according to InvestorsObserver. VRTX scores an overall rating of 87. This means it scores above 87% of the shares. Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated ranks 99 in the health sector. Health is the 11th sector out of 11.
What do these notes mean?
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What’s going on with Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated stock today?
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) stock is trading at $236.93 at 11:38 a.m. on Friday, January 28, a gain of $8.71, or 3.82% from the previous closing price of 228.22 $. The stock has traded between $227.18 and $237.84 so far today. Volume today is less active than usual. So far, 782,955 shares have been traded with an average volume of 1,761,335 shares. Click here for the full Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated stock report.