In trading on Wednesday, shares of Shire plc (Symbol: SHPG) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $198.81, changing hands as high as $200.12 per share. Shire plc shares are currently trading up about 1.5% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of SHPG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, SHPG's low point in its 52 week range is $129.58 per share, with $264.98 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $198.61.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, SHPG makes up 3.05% of the Pharmaceutical ETF (Symbol: PPH) which is trading higher by about 0.1% on the day Wednesday.
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