Vertex Pharma’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Vertex Pharma is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $200.00 short put and a strike $190.00 long put offers a potential 31.58% return on risk over the next 23 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $200.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $2.40 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $7.60 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $190.00 long put strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Vertex Pharma is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Vertex Pharma is bullish.
The RSI indicator is at 35.34 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRTX) has $6.6 billion in the bank and continues to generate more cash flow each quarter. While Vertex has some early stage drugs that could generate revenue in a few years, the company is also looking to buy growth through the acquisition of a late-stage pipeline candidate or two (or three). In this video from Motley Fool Live recorded on Feb. 8, Fool.com contributors Brian Orelli and Keith Speights discuss the biotech’s pipeline and where it might expand beyond cystic fibrosis.
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