In trading on Thursday, shares of Shire plc (Symbol: SHPG) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $182.44, changing hands as high as $185.22 per share. Shire plc shares are currently trading up about 2.3% 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 $150.06 per share, with $209.22 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $185.34.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, SHPG makes up 4.93% of the First Trust US Equity Opportunities ETF (Symbol: FPX) which is trading lower by about 0.5% on the day Thursday.
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