Shire PLC  

(Public, LON:SHP)   Watch this stock  
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3,848.00
+98.00 (2.61%)
Oct 21 - Close
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Currency in GBX unless noted
Range 3,741.00 - 3,871.12
52 week 2,457.00 - 5,470.00
Open 3,766.00
Vol / Avg. 6.27M/3.79M
Mkt cap 22.58B*
P/E 19.50
Div/yield 2.24*
EPS 1.97*
Shares 589.56M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
*GBP

Key stats and ratios

Q2 (Jun '14) 2013
Net profit margin 34.97% 28.69%
Operating margin 22.50% 35.13%
EBITD margin - 40.09%
Return on average assets 18.88% 18.10%
Return on average equity 36.02% 30.94%
Employees 5,338 -
CDP Score - 83 C

Address

Citywest Business Campus 5 Riverwalk, Dublin 24
DUBLIN, ENG
Ireland
+353-1-4297700 (Phone)

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External links

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Options - MarketWatch
Director Dealings - Yahoo Finance

Description

Shire plc (Shire) is a specialty biopharmaceutical company that focuses on meeting the needs of the specialist physician. Shire focuses its business on attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, human genetic therapies (HGT) and regenerative medicine (RM), as well as opportunities in other therapeutic areas. On January 31, 2012, the United States Food and Drug Administration approved VYVANSE for the maintenance treatment of ADHD in adults. In March 2013, it announced the acquisition Of Premacure AB. In January 2014, Shire Plc sold its DERMAGRAFT assets to Organogenesis Inc. In January 2014, Shire Plc acquired 79.5% interest in ViroPharma Inc. Effective May 12, 2014, the Company acquired Lumena Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Officers and directors

Flemming Ornskov M.D. Chief Executive Officer, Director
Age: 56
James Bowling Interim Chief Financial Officer
Age: 45
Tatjana May General Counsel, Company Secretary
Age: 47
Susan Saltzbart Kilsby Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Age: 55
David J. Kappler Senior Independent Non-Executive Deputy Chairman of the Board
Age: 66
Dominic Blakemore Non-Executive Director
Age: 44
William Burns Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 66
Steven H. Gillis Ph.D. Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 50