Shire Share Price (SHP)

3,866.25 +44.75 (+1.17%) delayed: 10:26AM BST
Bid price 3,865.50 Open price 3,850.00
Ask price 3,867.00 Prev close 3,821.50
High price 3,897.50 Spread 0.04%
Low price 3,839.00 Volume 730,478

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Shire Share Price Information

Name Shire Epic SHP
Sector Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology ISIN JE00B2QKY057
Activites Shire plc (formerly Shire Pharmaceuticals Group plc) is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases. It strives to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Immunology, Hereditary Angioedema, Hematology, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal / Internal Medicine / Endocrine, Ophthalmics, a growing franchise in Oncology, and Neuroscience. Index FTSE 100

Shire Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 3,866.25 Net Gearing (%) 45.91
Market Capitalisation (£m) 36,263.61 Gross Gearing (%) 46.61
Shares in issue (m) 912.29 Debt Ratio 39.58
P/E Ratio 8.44 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.75
Total dividends per share (p) 25.31 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.87
Dividend Yield (%) 0.41 Price to book value 1.00
Dividend cover (x) 18.61 ROCE (%) 3.16
Earning per share (p) 471.00 EPS Growth (%) 995.35
52 week high / low 5,021.00 / 2,940.50 DPS Growth (%) 4.80

Shire Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
03/04/2018 BUY Bill Burns NED 187
03/04/2018 BUY Anne Minto NED 184
03/04/2018 BUY Dominic Blakemore NED 184
03/04/2018 BUY Olivier Bohoun NED 163
19/03/2018 BUY Thomas Dittrich ED 9,400

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Shire Company News

10:28 23/04/2018

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - SHIRE PLC

RNS Number : 7684L Morgan Stanley Capital Services LLC 23 April 2018       FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI) PUBLIC DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITH RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY STATUS DEALING IN A CLIENT-SERVING CAPACITY Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the...

10:26 23/04/2018

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - SHIRE PLC

RNS Number : 7679L Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC 23 April 2018       FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI) PUBLIC DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITH RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY STATUS DEALING IN A CLIENT-SERVING CAPACITY Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the "Code")...

10:22 23/04/2018

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - SHIRE PLC

RNS Number : 7650L Morgan Stanley & Co. Int'l plc 23 April 2018       FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI) PUBLIC DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITH RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY STATUS DEALING IN A CLIENT-SERVING CAPACITY Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the "Code")...

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Shire Share Price Discussions

25 days ago

class pharma company - slipped under the radar (SHP)

why on earth has this exciting pharma company been ignored her for the last 3.5 years? ...... lots has happened in that time, generally for the better on the longer view ..... from a purely chart point of view, the 200 mda is rising quite steadily, with sp recovering well after a sharp fall, and...

more than 1 year ago

class pharma company - slipped under the radar (SHP)

why on earth has this exciting pharma company been ignored her for the last 3.5 years? ...... lots has happened in that time, generally for the better on the longer view ..... from a purely chart point of view, the 200 mda is rising quite steadily, with sp recovering well after a sharp fall, and...

more than 1 year ago

Shire in drug refusal rumours (shp)

There is no smoke without fire, and keen eyed observers will note that Shire Pharmaceutical s is down 7.7% this morning at 372p, having been 13% down at one point. The word in the market is that its application to the US FDA for approval of its Adderall XR treatment for Attention Deficit...

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