Discovers and develops novel, small molecule pharmaceuticals
Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. engages in the business of discovering, developing, manufacturing, and commercializing small molecule drugs for patients with serious diseases in specialty markets.
It focuses on development and commercializing therapies for the treatment of cystic fibrosis; infectious diseases, including viral infections, such as influenza, and bacterial infections; autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis; cancer, inflammatory bowel disease; and neurological disorders, including pain, Huntington's disease and multiple sclerosis.
The company was founded by Joshua S. Boger in 1989 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.
Number of employees : 1 830 persons.
2013 2014 Delta USD (in Million) % USD (in Million) % Pharmaceuticals 1,212 100% 580.42 100% -108.81%
2013 2014 Delta USD (in Million) % USD (in Million) % United States 896.95 74% 361.07 62.2% -148.41% Europe 279.56 23.1% 197.61 34% -41.47% Other 35.47 2.9% 21.73 3.7% -63.21% United Kingdom - - - - -
Shareholders Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX - Nasdaq)
Name Shares % Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) 23,448,477
9.62% Wellington Management Co. LLP 15,358,759
6.30% Fidelity Management & Research Co. 14,849,793
6.09% The Vanguard Group, Inc. 13,517,119
5.55% T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. 13,516,888
5.55% BlackRock Fund Advisors 12,765,482
5.24% SSgA Funds Management, Inc. 9,952,735
4.08% Columbia Management Investment Advisers LLC 8,787,777
3.61% JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc. 8,735,836
3.58% ClearBridge Investments LLC 7,926,054
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Company contact information 50 avenue Northern US-MA 02110 Boston, Massachusetts États-Unis (les) Phone : +1 617 444 6100 Fax : +1 617 444 6680 Internet : http://www.vpharm.com
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