About Shire PLC
Shire plc is a biotech company. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in developing and marketing medicines for patients with rare diseases and other select conditions. The Company operates in the segment of research, development, licensing, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of specialist medicines. The Company's products include VYVANSE/VENVANSE/ELVANSE/TYVENSE/ELVANSEVUXEN/ADUVANZ (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), ADDERALL XR (mixed salts of a single-entity amphetamine), INTUNIV (extended release guanfacine), LIALDA (mesalamine)/MEZAVANT(mesalazine), PENTASA (mesalamine), REPLAGAL (agalsidase alfa), ELAPRASE (idursulfase), VPRIV (velaglucerase alfa), FIRAZYR (icatibant), FOSRENOL (lanthanum carbonate), KALBITOR, CINRYZE C1 esterase inhibitor (human), GATTEX/REVESTIVE, BUMINATE 25% Albumin (Human), BUMINATE 5% Albumin (Human), GLASSIA Alpha1-Proteinase Inhibitor (Human) and ONCASPAR pegaspargase.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: LON
- Symbol: SHP
- Previous Close: $61.40
- 50 Day Moving Average: $4599.24
- 200 Day Moving Average: $4782.11
- 52-Week Range: GBX 2,707.19 - GBX 5,377
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 119.03
- P/E Growth: 0.90
- Market Cap: $44.49B
- Outstanding Shares: 902,700,000
Consensus Ratings for Shire PLC (LON:SHP) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||1 Hold Rating, 15 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 3.00)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 6,002.43|
Analysts' Ratings History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)
|2/21/2017||HSBC Holdings plc||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 4,500 -> GBX 4,550|
|2/20/2017||Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)||Reiterated Rating||Conviction-Buy||GBX 6,800|
|2/17/2017||Jefferies Group LLC||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 6,600|
|2/17/2017||Liberum Capital||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 5,500|
|2/17/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 6,300|
|2/17/2017||Citigroup Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|2/10/2017||Shore Capital||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|2/8/2017||Credit Suisse Group||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 5,400|
|2/8/2017||J P Morgan Chase & Co||Reiterated Rating||Overweight|
|1/18/2017||Berenberg Bank||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 5,800 -> GBX 5,900|
|1/15/2017||BNP Paribas||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 5,900|
|1/9/2017||Bryan, Garnier & Co||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 6,800|
|11/7/2016||AlphaValue||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 6,714|
|11/3/2016||Bank of America Corp||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 6,970|
|11/1/2016||Royal Bank Of Canada||Reiterated Rating||Outperform|
|6/3/2016||Morgan Stanley||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 5,600|
|3/15/2016||Sanford C. Bernstein||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 5,000|
|1/12/2016||S&P Equity Research||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|1/5/2016||Barclays PLC||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 5,700|
|11/3/2015||Kepler Capital Markets||Lower Price Target||Buy||GBX 6,000 -> GBX 5,900|
|5/18/2015||XYZ Research||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 6,600|
|4/30/2015||Charles Stanley||Reiterated Rating||accumulate|
Earnings History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.06 EPS
Dividend History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|12/16/2016||Olivier Bohuon||Insider||Buy||141||GBX 4,528||£6,384.48|
|9/30/2016||Dominic Blakemore||Insider||Buy||133||GBX 5,010||£6,663.30|
|9/30/2015||Blakemore ,Dominic||Insider||Buy||129||GBX 4,498||£5,802.42|
|6/30/2015||Kappler,David J||Insider||Buy||126||GBX 51.05||GBX 6,432.30|
|3/31/2015||Susan Kilsby||Insider||Buy||375||GBX 5,327||£19,976.25|
|12/19/2014||Steven Gillis||Insider||Buy||228||GBX 4,654||£10,611.12|
|10/30/2014||Steven Gillis||Insider||Buy||381||GBX 4,098||£15,613.38|
Latest Headlines for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)
What is Shire PLC's stock symbol?
Shire PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SHP."
How often does Shire PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Shire PLC?
Shire PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, February 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 20.64 per share on Tuesday, April 25th. This represents a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 9th. This is a positive change from Shire PLC's previous dividend of $3.51. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
Where is Shire PLC's stock going? Where will Shire PLC's stock price be in 2017?
17 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Shire PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 4,550 to GBX 6,970. On average, they expect Shire PLC's share price to reach GBX 6,002.43 in the next twelve months.
When will Shire PLC announce their earnings?
Shire PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.
How do I buy Shire PLC stock?
Shares of Shire PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
How much does a share of Shire PLC stock cost?
One share of Shire PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,928.