Shire Share Price (SHP)

4,498.50 +50.00 (+1.12%) delayed: 8:30PM BST
Bid price 4,497.50 Open price 4,471.00
Ask price 4,499.50 Prev close 4,497.50
High price 4,507.00 Spread 0.04%
Low price 4,452.00 Volume 1,962,535

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Shire Share Price Information

Name Shire Epic SHP
Sector Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology ISIN JE00B2QKY057
Activites Shire Pharmaceuticals Group plc (Shire) is a global specialty pharmaceutical company with a strategic focus on meeting the needs of the specialist physician and currently focuses on developing and marketing products in the areas of central nervous system (CNS), gastrointestinal (GI), renal diseases and human genetics. Shire has operations in the world's key pharmaceutical markets (US, Canada, UK, France, Italy, Spain and Germany) as well as a specialist drug delivery unit in the US. Index FTSE 100

Shire Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 4,498.50 Net Gearing (%) 56.03
Market Capitalisation (£m) 40,334.75 Gross Gearing (%) 56.82
Shares in issue (m) 906.70 Debt Ratio 51.18
P/E Ratio 103.45 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.80
Total dividends per share (p) 24.15 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.32
Dividend Yield (%) 0.35 Price to book value 1.39
Dividend cover (x) 12.06 ROCE (%) 0.82
Earning per share (p) 43.00 EPS Growth (%) -80.52
52 week high / low 5,509.50 / 3,760.00 DPS Growth (%) 34.09

Shire Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
03/04/2017 LOF Bill Burns NED 136
03/04/2017 LOF Anne Minto NED 133
03/04/2017 LOF Dominic Blakemore NED 1,123
03/04/2017 LOF Olivier Bohoun NED 118
30/06/2016 BUY Bill Burns NED 190

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Shire Company News

14:08 19/04/2017

Shire schedules Q1 results

Shire has confirmed that the Company will announce its first quarter earnings on 2 May. At 2:08pm: (LON:SHP) Shire PLC share price was +2p at 4420p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

14:00 19/04/2017

Notice of Results

Shire to announce first quarter 2017 results Dublin, Ireland – April 19, 2017 – Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG), will announce first quarter 2017 earnings on Tuesday May 2, 2017. Results press release will be issued at: 12:00 BST / 07:00 EDT Investor conference call time:...

17:30 04/04/2017

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Director/PDMR Shareholding April 4, 2017 – Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) (the “Company”) Notification of transactions by person discharging managerial responsibilities 1. Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities (“PDMR”) / person closely associated them...

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Shire Share Price Discussions

8 months 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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