Shire Share Price (SHP)

3,461.00 +8.50 (+0.25%) delayed: 7:01AM GMT
Bid price 3,461.00 Open price 3,489.50
Ask price 3,462.00 Prev close 3,461.00
High price 3,529.00 Spread 0.03%
Low price 3,458.00 Volume 4,325,434

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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) 3,461.00 Net Gearing (%) 56.03
Market Capitalisation (£m) 31,410.25 Gross Gearing (%) 56.82
Shares in issue (m) 909.78 Debt Ratio 51.18
P/E Ratio 80.29 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.80
Total dividends per share (p) 24.15 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.32
Dividend Yield (%) 0.46 Price to book value 1.09
Dividend cover (x) 1.76 ROCE (%) 0.82
Earning per share (p) 43.00 EPS Growth (%) -80.52
52 week high / low 5,067.00 / 3,403.50 DPS Growth (%) 34.09

Shire Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
20/12/2017 LOF Bill Burns NED 180
20/12/2017 LOF Anne Minto NED 182
20/12/2017 LOF Dominic Blakemore NED 165
20/12/2017 LOF Olivier Bohoun NED 161
03/10/2017 BUY Bill Burns NED 193

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Shire Company News

10:03 19/01/2018

Shire confirms CFO appointment

Shire said Thomas Dittrich would assume his role as chief financial officer, and become an executive director, on March 19, 2018. At 10:03am: (LON:SHP) Shire PLC share price was +49.5p at 3502p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

10:00 19/01/2018

Shire plc : Directorate change

Directorate Change Dublin, Ireland - January 19, 2018 - Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) (the "Company") announces that Thomas Dittrich will assume his role as Chief Financial Officer, and become an Executive member of the Board of Directors and a member of the Executive Committee, on March...

08:40 18/01/2018

Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Shire PLC

Liberum Capital today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Shire PLC (LON:SHP) and cut its price target to 4000p (from 4100p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

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Shire Share Price Discussions

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

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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