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16:55 on 20/11/2017

Current Price 3565.99p | Bid 3578.50p | Ask 3579.00p | Change -2.70%

Company Overview

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.

Stock Details

Shares in Issue 593,221,676
Market cap £29,809.39m
Sector Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
Indices FTSE 100
FTSE 350
UK FTSE All Share
FTSE techMARK Focus Index
FTSE techMARK All Share
FTSE Eurofirst 300

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2015

Turnover $6416.70 million
Operating Profit $1419.50 million
Dividend Yield 0.24
Dividend Per Share 18.01
Dividend Cover 12.06
P/E Ratio 22.77
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Key Personnel

Matthew Emmens Chairman
Angus Russell CEO
Graham Hetherington CFO

Key Brands

Adderall, Carbatrol, Fluviral

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Price Summary

Mid Price ? 3579.00p
Bid Price ? 3578.50p
Ask Price ? 3579.00p
Volume ? 3351894
Change Today -99.50p
% Change Today -2.70%
Open 3642.00p
Previous Close 3579.00p
Intraday High 3646.00p
Intraday Low 35.51p
52 Week High 5315.00p
52 Week Low 3423.00p

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