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Shire PLC (LON:SHP) has been retained to Buy in a statement by Shore Capital earlier today.

Boasting a price of 5,122.50GBX, Shire PLC (LON:SHP) traded -0.47% lower on the day. With the last stock price close up 13.88% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the date range. Shire PLC has recorded a 50-day average of 4,984.38GBX and a two hundred day average of 4,495.01GBX. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 592,200 shares of SHP changing hands under the typical 2,024,390

Shore Capital has retained Shire PLC (LON:SHP) to Buy in a statement released on 9/28/2016.

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With a total market value of 0 GBX, Shire PLC has price-earnings ratio of 31.91 with a one year low of 2,707.19GBX and a one year high of 5,377.00GBX .

A total of 18 equity analysts have released a ratings update on SHP. Six equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, sixteen equity analysts rating the company a buy, zero equity analysts rating the company a hold, zero equity analysts rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of 73.73GBX.

Brief Synopsis About Shire PLC (LON:SHP)

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.

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