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Current Price 3051.17p Bid 3024.00p Ask 3024.50p Change -0.43%
Last Updated: 23/02/2018 20:06. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

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.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£15,160.60m
Operating Profit
£2,455.20m
Dividend Yield
0.54
Dividend Per Share
25.31
Dividend Cover
18.61
P/E Ratio
6.35

Key Personnel

Dr Flemming Ornskov
Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey Poulton
Chief Financial Officer
Susan Rachel Kilsby
Non-Executive Chairman
Dominic William Blakemore
Non-Executive Director
William M Burns
Non-Executive Director
Dr Steven Gillis
Non-Executive Director
Dr David S Ginsburg
Non-Executive Director
Anne Elizabeth Minto
Non-Executive Director
Olivier Jean Bohuon
Non-Executive Director
Sara Mathew
Non-Executive Director
Albert Stroucken
Non-Executive Director
Gail Fosler
Non-Executive Director
Ian Clark
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SHP
ISIN
JE00B2QKY057
Shares in Issue
910,039,956
Market cap
£27,228.40m

Analyst Views (15)

Strong Buy
 
53.33%
Buy
 
20.00%
Hold
 
26.67%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
3024.00p
Bid Price
3024.00p
Ask Price
3024.50p
Volume
2745142
Change Today
-13.00p
% Change Today
-0.43%
Open
3062.00p
Previous Close
3024.00p
Intraday High
3125.00p
Intraday Low
3002.00p
52 Week High
5067.00p
52 Week Low
2940.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Shire Intra-day Chart

Shire News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Shire PLC 23 Feb 2018 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Shire PLC 21 Feb 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Shire PLC 20 Feb 2018 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Shire PLC 16 Feb 2018 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Shire PLC 15 Feb 2018 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Shire PLC 15 Feb 2018 | 09:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Shire PLC 15 Feb 2018 | 09:00 FTSE rises on strong miners and utilities 14 Feb 2018 | 16:48 Shire annual revenue rises by a third, cost pressures seen in 2018 14 Feb 2018 | 13:13 Shire confirms CFO appointment 19 Jan 2018 | 10:03 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Shire PLC 18 Jan 2018 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Shire PLC 16 Jan 2018 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Shire PLC 11 Jan 2018 | 10:40 Housebuilders help drag FTSE lower 08 Jan 2018 | 16:47 Shire seeks FDA approval for new US plasma manufacturing facility 27 Dec 2017 | 12:42 Director Deals - Shire PLC (SHP) 20 Dec 2017 | 14:35 Director Deals - Shire PLC (SHP) 20 Dec 2017 | 14:35 Director Deals - Shire PLC (SHP) 20 Dec 2017 | 14:35 Director Deals - Shire PLC (SHP) 20 Dec 2017 | 14:35 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Shire PLC 20 Dec 2017 | 08:20 Shire and Rani enter into collaboration agreement 05 Dec 2017 | 14:15 Shire appoints new R&D head 01 Dec 2017 | 08:34 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Shire PLC 29 Nov 2017 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Shire PLC 21 Nov 2017 | 10:00 FTSE steady at the close 20 Nov 2017 | 16:31 Shire names new CFO 20 Nov 2017 | 13:58 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Shire PLC 14 Nov 2017 | 09:20 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Shire PLC 06 Nov 2017 | 09:20 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Shire PLC 31 Oct 2017 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Shire PLC 31 Oct 2017 | 11:00

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
6,635.4
6,469.6
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
52,877.7
52,585.7
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
635.3
440.6
Total Non-Current Assets
60,148.4
59,495.9
Inventory
3,291.5
3,562.3
Trade & Receivables
3,009.8
2,616.5
Cash & Receivables
472.4
528.8
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
834.8
831.9
Total Assets
67,756.9
67,035.4

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
7,882.0
7,743.3
Long Term Liabilities
23,698.5
30,344.1
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
31,580.5
38,087.4

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
36,176.4
28,948.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
81.6
81.3
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
9,920.6
5,925.3
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
26,174.2
22,941.4
Total Equity
36,176.4
28,948.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
4,256.7
2,658.9
Cashflow Before Financing
3,485.8
-15,433.3
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-56.4
393.3

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
15,160.6
11,396.6
Cost of Sales
4,700.8
3,816.5
Gross Profit
10,459.8
7,580.1
Operating Profit
2,455.2
9,629.0
Pre-Tax Profit
1,893.4
486.1
Profit / Loss for the Year
4,271.5
327.4

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
08 Mar 2018
24 Apr 2018
H1 Dividend
07 Sep 2017
20 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
09 Mar 2017
25 Apr 2017
H1 Dividend
08 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
10 Mar 2016
12 Apr 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2015
02 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
12 Mar 2015
14 Apr 2015
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2014
03 Oct 2014
H2 Dividend
05 Mar 2014
08 Apr 2014
H1 Dividend
04 Sep 2013
03 Oct 2013
H2 Dividend
06 Mar 2013
09 Apr 2013
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