VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC (VRTX)       321.32  +3.74 (+1.18%)

321.32  +3.74 (+1.18%)

US92532F1003 - Common Stock - After market: 321.32 0 (0%)


Fundamental Rating

6

Overall VRTX gets a fundamental rating of 6 out of 10. We evaluated VRTX against 635 industry peers in the Biotechnology industry. VRTX scores excellent points on both the profitability and health parts. This is a solid base for a good stock. VRTX is quite expensive at the moment. It does show a decent growth rate.




Profitability

Profitability Rating

9

VRTX's Return On Assets of 19.59% is amongst the best returns of the industry. VRTX outperforms 97% of its industry peers. The industry average Return On Assets is -44.81%.
VRTX has a Profit Margin of 37.62%. This is amongst the best returns in the industry. The industry average is -464.10%. VRTX outperforms 94% of its industry peers.

VRTX has a very good Piotroski-F score of 8.00. This indicates a great health and profitability for VRTX.
VRTX has a Return On Equity of 25.12%. This is comparable to the industry average of 22.42%.
VS Industry

ROA (19.59%) VS Industry: 97% outperformed.

-3,944.82
115.38

ROE (25.12%) VS Industry: 57% outperformed.

0.21
217.75

Profit Margin (37.62%) VS Industry: 94% outperformed.

-1,173,705.71
34,743.00

Valuation

Valuation Rating

0

With a Price/Earnings Ratio of 22.16, VRTX is valued on the expensive side.
The Forward Price/Earnings Ratio of 20.37 indicates a rather expensive current valuation of VRTX.
When comparing the current price to the book value of VRTX, we can conclude it is valued correctly. It is trading at 6.33 times its book value.
Compared to an average industry Price/Earning Ratio of 14.22, VRTX is valued slightly more expensive.

The high PEG Ratio, which compensates the Price/Earnings for growth, indicates an expensive valuation of the company.
When comparing the price book ratio of VRTX to the average industry price book ratio of 1.69, VRTX is valued more expensive than its industry peers. 89% of the companies listed in the same industry are valued cheaper.
Compared to an average industry Enterprise Value to EBITDA ratio of 1.08, VRTX is valued more expensive than its industry peers. 95% of the companies listed in the same industry are valued cheaper.
VS Industry

Price/Earnings (22.16) VS Industry: 29% outperformed.

420.33
0.13

Price/Book (6.33) VS Industry: 11% outperformed.

138.52
0.09

Enterprise Value/ EBITDA (16.84) VS Industry: 5% outperformed.

3,199.01
0.01

Growth

Growth Rating

6

The Earnings Per Share has grown by an nice 19.24% over the past year.
The Earnings Per Share has been growing by 73.01% on average over the past 5 years. This is a very strong growth
VRTX shows a strong growth in Revenue. In the last year, the Revenue has grown by 22.03%.
The Revenue has been growing by 34.79% on average over the past 5 years. This is a very strong growth!

VRTX is expected to show a small growth in Earnings Per Share. In the coming 5 years, the EPS will grow by 7.44% yearly.
The Revenue is expected to grow by 7.02% on average over the next 5 years.
The EPS growth is decreasing: in the next 5 years the growth will be less than in the last years.
When comparing the Revenue growth rate of the last years to the growth rate of the upcoming 5 years, we see that the growth is decreasing.

PastFuture
5Y3Y1Y1Y2Y3Y5Y
EPS73.01% 47.11% 19.24% 11.11% 10.08% 8.39% 7.44%
Revenue34.79% 35.46% 22.03% 18.51% 12.75% 10.86% 7.02%

Health

Health Rating

8

A Current Ratio of 4.70 indicates that VRTX has no problem at all paying its short term obligations.
VRTX has a Quick Ratio of 4.55. This indicates that VRTX is financially healthy and has no problem in meeting its short term obligations.
An Altman-Z score of 15.98 indicates that VRTX is not in any danger for bankruptcy at the moment.
VRTX has one of the better Altman-Z scores in its industry. It is much better than the industry average of -0.65. VRTX has a better score than 92% of its industry peers.

VRTX has a very good Piotroski-F score of 8.00. This indicates a great health and profitability for VRTX.
When comparing the Debt to Equity Ratio of VRTX to the average industry Debt to Equity Ratio of 0.00, VRTX required more debt to finance its operations than its industry peers.
We won't put much weight on the industry comparison as VRTX has a very low Debt to Equity (0.03).
Compared to an average industry Current Ratio of 6.11, VRTX is worse placed to pay its short term obligations than its industry peers.
Compared to an average industry Quick Ratio of 6.02, VRTX is worse placed to pay its short term obligations than its industry peers.
VS Industry

Debt/Equity (0.03) VS Industry: 29% outperformed.

15.37
0.00

Quick Ratio (4.55) VS Industry: 38% outperformed.

0.02
84.53

Current Ratio (4.7) VS Industry: 39% outperformed.

0.02
85.09

Altman-Z (15.98) VS Industry: 92% outperformed.

-1,822.12
441.73

Dividend

Dividend Rating

0

No dividends for VRTX!.

VRTX Daily chart

VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC321.32

NASDAQ:VRTX (12/8/2022, 3:04:34 PM)+3.74 (+1.18%)

After market: 321.32 0 (0%)

Chartmill FA Rating
GICS Sector Health Care
GICS IndustryGroup Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences
GICS Industry Biotechnology
Earnings (Last) 10-27 2022-10-27/amc Earnings (Next) 01-24 2023-01-24
Ins Owners 0.18% Inst Owners 92.51%
Market Cap 82.48B Analysts 78.29
Valuation
PE 22.16 Fwd PE 20.37
PEG (NY) 1.99 PEG (5Y) 0.3
P/S 9.48 P/B 6.33
EV/EBITDA 16.84
Dividend
Dividend Yield N/A Dividend Growth N/A
DP N/A Ex-Date N/A
Growth
EPS 1Y 19.24% EPS 3Y 47.11%
EPS 5Y 73.01% EPS growth Q2Q 12.64%
EPS Next Y 11.11% EPS Next 2Y 10.08%
EPS Next 3Y 8.39% EPS Next 5Y 7.44%
Revenue growth 1Y 22.03% Revenue growth 3Y 35.46%
Revenue growth 5Y 34.79% Revenue growth Q2Q 17.65%
Revenue Next Year 18.51% Revenue Next 2Y 12.75%
Revenue Next 3Y 10.86% Revenue Next 5Y 7.02%
Health
Current Ratio 4.7 Quick Ratio 4.55
Altman-Z 15.98 F-Score 8
Debt/Equity 0.03 WACC 8.97%
ROIC/WACC 15.15
Profitability
ROA 19.59% ROE 25.12%
ROICexgc 135.89% ROIC 25.52%
PM 37.62% OM 47.87%
Asset Turnover 0.52

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