Shire PLC Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:SHP)

GBX 3,678.50 -65.50 (-1.75 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 10:50 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 3,678.50
Today's RangeGBX 3,713 - GBX 3,650
52-Week RangeGBX 3,435.50 - GBX 5,067
Volume5.22 million shs
Average Volume2.54 million shs
Market Capitalization£31.99 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

Shire PLC logoShire plc is a biotech company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other specialized conditions. The Company's segment is engaged in research, development, licensing, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of specialist medicines. It focuses its development resources on projects in various therapeutic areas (TAs), including Neuroscience, Ophthalmology, Hematology, Oncology, Immunology, Gastrointestinal (GI)/Metabolic/Endocrinology Diseases. Its Hematology products include ADVATE (Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant)), ADYNOVATE/ADYNOVI (Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant), PEGylated)), RIXUBIS (Coagulation Factor IX (Recombinant)), VONVENDI (von Willebrand factor (Recombinant)) and FEIBA (Anti-Inhibitor Coagulant Complex). Its Genetic Diseases products include CINRYZE (C1 esterase inhibitor (human)), FIRAZYR (icatibant), ELAPRASE (idursulfase), REPLAGAL (agalsidase alfa) and VPRIV (velaglucerase alfa).


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Pharmaceuticals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals - NEC
  • Symbol: LON:SHP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.shire.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 1.34
  • Net Margins: 15.00%
  • Return on Equity: 6.92%
  • Return on Assets: 3.30%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 908,640,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions 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 declared a dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.85 per share on Friday, October 20th. This represents a yield of 0.1%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 7th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Shire PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Shire PLC's stock going? Where will Shire PLC's stock price be in 2017?

16 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Shire PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 4,000 to GBX 7,500. On average, they anticipate Shire PLC's stock price to reach GBX 5,470 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Shire PLC.

Who are some of Shire PLC's key competitors?

Who are Shire PLC's key executives?

Shire PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Flemming Ornskov M.D., Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 59)
  • Jeffrey Poulton, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director (Age 49)
  • Joanne Cordeiro, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Gisele Dion, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller (Age 51)
  • William Mordan, General Counsel, Company Secretary (Age 47)
  • Perry Sternberg, Head - U.S. Commercial (Age 48)
  • Kim Stratton, Head - International Commercial (Age 54)
  • Philip J. Vickers, Head - Research and Development (Age 56)
  • Matthew Walker, Head - Technical Operations (Age 53)
  • Susan Saltzbart Kilsby, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 58)

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.

What is Shire PLC's stock price today?

One share of Shire PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,678.50.

How big of a company is Shire PLC?

Shire PLC has a market capitalization of £31.99 billion.

How can I contact Shire PLC?

Shire PLC's mailing address is Miesian Plaza 50-58 Baggot Street Lower, Block 2, DUBLIN, D02 HW68, Ireland. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at +353-1-6096000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Shire PLC (LON SHP)

Community Ranking:  4.1 out of 5 (star star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,120 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  243 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,363
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Shire PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.94)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 5,470

Consensus Price Target History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

Price Target History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

Analysts' Ratings History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/17/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,600View Rating Details
11/17/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
11/14/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,200View Rating Details
11/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/6/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 5,900 -> GBX 6,000View Rating Details
11/1/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuyGBX 5,700 -> GBX 5,500View Rating Details
10/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,500View Rating Details
10/30/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 4,000View Rating Details
10/30/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,500View Rating Details
10/30/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 5,300View Rating Details
10/17/2017The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.Reiterated RatingConviction-BuyView Rating Details
10/12/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 5,800 -> GBX 5,700View Rating Details
8/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/4/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingLong Term BuyGBX 6,200 -> GBX 4,900View Rating Details
7/12/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 7,500View Rating Details
4/3/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 5,900View Rating Details
1/9/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingBuyGBX 6,800View Rating Details
11/7/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 6,714View Rating Details
11/3/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyGBX 6,970View Rating Details
3/15/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 5,000View Rating Details
1/12/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/3/2015InvestecDowngradeSellView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Shire PLC (LON SHP)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/3/2017GBX 3.850.1%9/7/20179/7/201710/20/2017
2/16/2017GBX 20.640.43%3/9/20173/9/20174/25/2017
8/2/2016GBX 3.510.07%9/8/20169/8/201610/7/2016
2/11/2016GBX 15.320.44%3/10/20163/10/20164/12/2016
7/23/2015GBX 2.690.05%9/3/20159/3/201510/2/2015
7/18/2014GBX 2.240.04%9/3/20149/3/201410/3/2014
2/13/2014GBX 10.210.31%3/5/20143/5/20144/8/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Shire PLC (LON SHP)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Shire PLC (LON SHP)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/29/2017Anne MintoInsiderBuy190GBX 3,785£7,191.50
8/22/2017Flemming OrnskovInsiderBuy8,400GBX 3,665£307,860
6/30/2017Dominic BlakemoreInsiderBuy152GBX 4,255£6,467.60
3/31/2017William BurnsInsiderBuy136GBX 4,742£6,449.12
12/16/2016Olivier BohuonInsiderBuy141GBX 4,528£6,384.48
9/30/2016Dominic BlakemoreInsiderBuy133GBX 5,010£6,663.30
6/30/2016Bohuon,OlivierInsiderBuy134GBX 4,463£5,980.42
3/31/2016Bohuon,OlivierInsiderBuy133GBX 3,908£5,197.64
2/15/2016Bohuon,OlivierInsiderBuy1,000GBX 3,552£35,520
2/12/2016Burns,WilliamInsiderBuy1,250GBX 3,563£44,537.50
12/18/2015Burns,WilliamInsiderBuy156GBX 4,457£6,952.92
9/30/2015Blakemore ,DominicInsiderBuy129GBX 4,498£5,802.42
6/30/2015Kappler,David JInsiderBuy126GBX 51.05GBX 6,432.30
3/31/2015Susan KilsbyInsiderBuy375GBX 5,327£19,976.25
12/19/2014Steven GillisInsiderBuy228GBX 4,654£10,611.12
10/30/2014Steven GillisInsiderBuy381GBX 4,098£15,613.38
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

Latest Headlines for Shire PLC (LON SHP)

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CHMP recommends EU marketing authorization for...CHMP recommends EU marketing authorization for...
www.benzinga.com - November 14 at 7:53 AM
Shire presentations at ASH 2017 highlight commitment to furthering ... - NasdaqShire presentations at ASH 2017 highlight commitment to furthering ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 11 at 1:34 PM
Shire presentations at ASH 2017 highlight commitment to furthering research and innovation in Hematology and ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)Shire presentations at ASH 2017 highlight commitment to furthering research and innovation in Hematology and ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - November 10 at 11:56 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesShire PLC (SHP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 2:36 PM
Xenetic Biosciences Appoints Jeffrey F. Eisenberg as Chief Executive Officer - Business Wire (press release)Xenetic Biosciences Appoints Jeffrey F. Eisenberg as Chief Executive Officer - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - November 1 at 8:40 AM
Xenetic Biosciences Appoints Jeffrey F. Eisenberg As Chief Executive OfficerXenetic Biosciences Appoints Jeffrey F. Eisenberg As Chief Executive Officer
www.thestreet.com - October 31 at 9:26 AM
Edited Transcript of SHP.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Oct-17 1:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of SHP.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Oct-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 9:26 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse GroupShire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 9:22 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Given "Equal weight" Rating at Barclays PLCShire PLC (SHP) Given "Equal weight" Rating at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 6:56 AM
Shire PLCs (SHP) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc.Shire PLC's (SHP) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 6:56 AM
Shire Q3 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Miss; Backs 2017 OutlookShire Q3 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Miss; Backs 2017 Outlook
www.rttnews.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire swings to quarterly profit, backs guidanceShire swings to quarterly profit, backs guidance
www.marketwatch.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire Q3 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Miss; Backs 2017 Outlook - NasdaqShire Q3 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Miss; Backs 2017 Outlook - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire PLC to Host Earnings CallShire PLC to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire beats 3Q profit forecastsShire beats 3Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire to make genetic disease drug itself to secure supplyShire to make genetic disease drug itself to secure supply
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire to sell 100-employee Milford site as part of manufacturing slim-downShire to sell 100-employee Milford site as part of manufacturing slim-down
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 6:01 PM
Shire Gets Orphan Drug Designation For Gene Therapy Candidate SHP654Shire Gets Orphan Drug Designation For Gene Therapy Candidate SHP654
www.rttnews.com - October 25 at 10:39 AM
Shire to Present New Data to Help Advance Understanding of Rare ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)Shire to Present New Data to Help Advance Understanding of Rare ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - October 24 at 9:57 AM
Morgan Stanley Trims Shire PLC (SHP) Target Price to GBX 5,700Morgan Stanley Trims Shire PLC (SHP) Target Price to GBX 5,700
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 12:16 PM
Shire plc : New Formulation of ONCASPAR® (pegaspargase) Receives Positive CHMP Opinion in Europe for Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)Shire plc : New Formulation of ONCASPAR® (pegaspargase) Receives Positive CHMP Opinion in Europe for Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 2:14 AM
Shire plc : Notice of Results - GlobeNewswire (press release)Shire plc : Notice of Results - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - October 12 at 4:06 PM
Shire Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SHP-GB : October 9, 2017Shire Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SHP-GB : October 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 6:50 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsShire PLC (SHP) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:44 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AGShire PLC (SHP) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:04 AM
Insider Buying: Shire PLC (SHP) Insider Acquires 190 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Shire PLC (SHP) Insider Acquires 190 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 10:18 AM
Should You Sell Shire plc (LSE:SHP) At £37.78?Should You Sell Shire plc (LSE:SHP) At £37.78?
finance.yahoo.com - September 30 at 9:46 AM
Why Allergan is JumpingWhy Allergan is Jumping
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 9:33 AM
Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Shire PLC (SHP)Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Shire PLC (SHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 6:30 AM
Is Shire plc (SHPG) a Suitable Value Stock?Is Shire plc (SHPG) a Suitable Value Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 6:34 AM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Cuts Shire PLC (SHP) Price Target to GBX 5,300J P Morgan Chase & Co Cuts Shire PLC (SHP) Price Target to GBX 5,300
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 6:28 PM
Shire PLC (SHP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsShire PLC (SHP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 10:36 AM
Shire Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SHP) : September 13, 2017Shire Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SHP) : September 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 9:08 AM
Shires Investigational Subcutaneous C1 esterase inhibitor (C1 INH [Human]) Liquid for Injection (SShire's Investigational Subcutaneous C1 esterase inhibitor (C1 INH [Human]) Liquid for Injection (S
www.nasdaq.com - September 12 at 9:46 AM
TOP NEWS: Shire Gets Fast-Track Designation For SHP607 In Lung DiseaseTOP NEWS: Shire Gets Fast-Track Designation For SHP607 In Lung Disease
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 12 at 9:46 AM
Shires SHP607 Fast Trackd in U.S. for preventing chronic lung disease in extremely premature infantsShire's SHP607 Fast Track'd in U.S. for preventing chronic lung disease in extremely premature infants
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 9:46 AM
Shire Plc Announces Fast Track Designation For SHP607 - Quick FactsShire Plc Announces Fast Track Designation For SHP607 - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - September 12 at 9:46 AM
Shire Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SHP-GB : September 11, 2017Shire Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SHP-GB : September 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 6:49 AM
Shire PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 3.85 (SHP)Shire PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 3.85 (SHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 10:18 AM
Shire plc Director and Senior Management Changes - GlobeNewswire - GlobeNewswire (press release)Shire plc Director and Senior Management Changes - GlobeNewswire - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 23 at 11:35 AM
Flemming Ornskov Purchases 8,400 Shares of Shire PLC (SHP) StockFlemming Ornskov Purchases 8,400 Shares of Shire PLC (SHP) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 1:14 PM
Shires finance head Jeff Poulton to step downShire's finance head Jeff Poulton to step down
www.marketwatch.com - August 22 at 6:40 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsShire PLC (SHP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 10:50 AM
Denmarks ISS hit by headwind in Sweden and China, shares downDenmark's ISS hit by headwind in Sweden and China, shares down
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 7:33 AM
Shire Announces Submission Of MAA For Lifitegrast - Quick FactsShire Announces Submission Of MAA For Lifitegrast - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - August 16 at 7:29 AM
Shire PLC (LON:SHP) Price Target Lowered to GBX 5,250 at Jefferies Group LLCShire PLC (LON:SHP) Price Target Lowered to GBX 5,250 at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 6:34 AM
Edited Transcript of SHP.L earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 1:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of SHP.L earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 7:00 AM
BHP Billiton plc and Shire plc could be the FTSE 100’s best bargainsBHP Billiton plc and Shire plc could be the FTSE 100’s best bargains
www.fool.co.uk - July 30 at 6:10 AM
Shire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & CoShire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 10:04 AM
[$$] Shire boss says share price at odds with drugs pipeline[$$] Shire boss says share price at odds with drugs pipeline
finance.yahoo.com - July 16 at 3:55 PM

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