People who sold their Vert Coin a few months ago are probably kicking themselves right now. The coin has gained over 1000% in just a few months, moving from 5 cents to over $5.00 USD. The price continues to climb in a steady fashion according to the following chart:
Take a look at the Vertcoin site to learn more about it.
While it may not be the best time to buy this coin, since it has already gained over 1000%, and there are better options on other coins for profit, it is still an interesting concept coin.