Shire Plc (SHPG)

179.20
7.05 4.10
Prev Close 172.15
Open 176.60
Day Low/High 175.71 / 181.22
52 Wk Low/High 123.73 / 182.47
Volume 5.32M
Avg Volume 1.63M
Exchange
Shares Outstanding 300.99M
Market Cap 54.82B
EPS 14.30
Div & Yield 1.06 (0.59%)

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Surveying the M&A Landscape in Biotech

Surveying the M&A Landscape in Biotech

Who might be in play in the quarters ahead?

Sprint/T-Mobile Deal Shows M&A Is Firing Up

Sprint/T-Mobile Deal Shows M&A Is Firing Up

Companies have lots of repatriated cash to use on purchases.

First-Quarter Earnings Highlights

First-Quarter Earnings Highlights

Homebuilders and industrial names are seeing good results.

Facebook Prepares for Earnings and 4 Other Stories You Must Know Wednesday

Facebook Prepares for Earnings and 4 Other Stories You Must Know Wednesday

As Wall Street prepares for another rough day, these are the business stories you must know.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

The Dow fell triple digits after starting the day off in the green.

Here's My Take on Biotech Stocks

Here's My Take on Biotech Stocks

I think M&A activity will pick up markedly going forward across the industry.

Some Biotech Stocks to Add Exposure To

Some Biotech Stocks to Add Exposure To

Secondary offerings create buying opportunities.

Three Biotech Names to Consider

Three Biotech Names to Consider

A look at three names to consider in the biotech and biopharma space.

Watch Oncology Stocks Ahead of 2 Big Events

Watch Oncology Stocks Ahead of 2 Big Events

Data and industry conferences will likely be catalysts for shares in the space.

Second Quarter Predictions

Second Quarter Predictions

Better-than-expected earnings will help soothe market jitters in the second quarter.

10 Biotech Stocks Investors Should Put on Their Shopping List for 2018

10 Biotech Stocks Investors Should Put on Their Shopping List for 2018

Biotech M&A activity will pick up markedly in 2018, and these companies are likely to be the most active in that space.

10 Biotech Stocks to Watch in 2018

10 Biotech Stocks to Watch in 2018

There are a variety of players that should be active in the M&A space next year.

Checking Out the Pre-Market Action

The Philly Fed manufacturing index was strong in May, rising 38.8 vs. 22.0 in April. Jobless claims fell to 232,000 from 236,000 last week. Walmart beat earnings estimates by four cents, earning $1.00 per share vs. the consensus estimate of 96 cents...

Everything We Know About BioCryst's New HAE Drug

Everything We Know About BioCryst's New HAE Drug

BioCryst's Hereditary angioedema drug-trial results not compelling.

Biotech Buoyed by Deal Talk

Biotech Buoyed by Deal Talk

M&A activity is in a serious upswing, and here are some names to watch.

5 Toxic Stocks to Avoid

5 Toxic Stocks to Avoid

Here's a look at five 'toxic stocks' to sell.

Drug Stocks Find Trump Animus a Bitter Pill

Drug Stocks Find Trump Animus a Bitter Pill

The president-elect's words rattled the sector, though Amgen appears to be shrugging off his remarks.

Supernus Offers Super Small-Cap Potential

Supernus Offers Super Small-Cap Potential

Given the biotech's growth prospects and pipeline assets, its shares seem greatly undervalued.

4 Biotechs Set to Provide a Shot in the Arm

4 Biotechs Set to Provide a Shot in the Arm

Each company has approaching catalysts.

4 Biotechs Set to Provide a Shot in the Arm

4 Biotechs Set to Provide a Shot in the Arm

Each company has approaching catalysts.

Opening Bell: U.S. Stocks Rally as Brexit Fears Diminish; Shire Shares Gain

Opening Bell: U.S. Stocks Rally as Brexit Fears Diminish; Shire Shares Gain

U.S. stocks rose Wednesday, building on Tuesday's gains, as Brexit fears dissipated.

Cramer: How Can You Take a Stand When You're Falling?

We need some cooperation from China and oil. Please.

Shire to Acquire Biopharma Company Baxalta in $32B Deal

Shire to Acquire Biopharma Company Baxalta in $32B Deal

Ireland’s Shire has clinched Baxalta with a stock and cash deal worth $32 billion on Monday.

Midday Report: U.S. Stocks Slip; 'Star Wars' Leads Chinese Box Office

Midday Report: U.S. Stocks Slip; 'Star Wars' Leads Chinese Box Office

U.S. stocks lost earlier gains to fall into the red after another selloff in crude oil prices pressured the energy sector.

5 Signs of a January (and 2016) to Remember

Investors are praying that 2016 starts on an uplifting note.

OPEC Begins Meeting Today, Saudis May Cut Oil Production

OPEC Begins Meeting Today, Saudis May Cut Oil Production

Leaders of oil producing nations begin gathering in Vienna today for the OPEC meeting.

Can Stocks '3-Peat' Today?

Good morning, all! Bret Jensen here! I'm happy to be sitting in for Doug Kass once again on the Daily Diary. We'll find out today whether the market can make it three days in a row on the upside, as November has opened with a big rally despite so-so...

Buy These Biotechs Before They Bounce

Buy These Biotechs Before They Bounce

Here are some mid-cap names with solid upside potential.