Technical Analysis for SHPG - Shire plc

Grade Last Price % Change $ Change
grade D $180.65 -0.24% -0.43
SHPG closed down 0.24 percent on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, on approximately normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 17 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish -0.24%
Feb 16 200 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.09%
Feb 15 Expansion Pivot Buy Setup Bullish Swing Setup 3.70%
Feb 14 50 DMA Support Bullish 4.83%
Feb 14 180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 4.83%
Feb 13 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 5.92%
Feb 10 NR7 Range Contraction 5.26%
Feb 10 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 5.26%
Feb 9 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 5.14%
Feb 9 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 5.14%

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Shire plc, a specialty biopharmaceutical company, engages in the research and development, manufacture, sale, and distribution of pharmaceutical products. It operates in three segments: Specialty Pharmaceuticals (SP), Human Genetic Therapies (HGT), and Regenerative Medicine (RM). The SP segment offers products for the treatment of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), including VYVANSE/VENVANSE, a pro-drug stimulant; INTUNIV, an alpha-2A receptor agonist; EQUASYM, a methylphenidate hydrochloride; and ADDERALL XR, an extended release treatment for ADHD. It also produces PENTASA and LIALDA/MEZAVANT for the treatment of ulcerative colitis; and RESOLOR, a 5-HT4 receptor agonist for oral symptomatic treatment of chronic constipation in women. In addition, this segment provides FOSRENOL, a phosphate binder for use in end-stage renal failure patients receiving dialysis; and XAGRID for the reduction of elevated platelet counts in at-risk essential thrombocythemia patients, as well as for the treatment of thrombocythemia. The HGT segment offers REPLAGAL for the treatment of Fabry disease; ELAPRASE for the treatment of hunter syndrome; VPRIV for the treatment of type 1 Gaucher disease; and FIRAZYR for the symptomatic treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema. The RM segment provides DERMAGRAFT, a bio-engineered skin substitute that assists in restoring damaged tissue. The company also licenses its patented antiviral products for human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis B virus. In addition, it is developing various products in the areas of behavioral health, gastrointestinal, HGT, RM, and other therapeutic areas. The company markets its products directly to government hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, and other agencies; and through wholesalers and distributors. It has operations in North America, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, and internationally. Shire plc was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
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Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 2 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 209.22
52 Week Low 150.05
Average Volume 1,055,610
200-Day Moving Average 182.4
50-Day Moving Average 170.04
20-Day Moving Average 170.41
10-Day Moving Average 174.2
Average True Range 3.43
ADX 17.45
+DI 35.01
-DI: 15.41
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 172.21
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 171.38
Upper Bollinger Band 180.28
Lower Bollinger Band 160.54
Percent B (%b) 1.02
Bandwidth 0.115838