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    Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)

    182.59 Up 4.79(2.70%) 12:00PM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
    Key StatisticsGet Key Statistics for:
    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:41.14B
    Enterprise Value (Nov 25, 2015)3:42.25B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):164.80
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2016)1:32.67
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:1.81
    Price/Sales (ttm):16.01
    Price/Book (mrq):4.87
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:16.88
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:46.80
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Sep 30, 2015
    Profit Margin (ttm):9.24%
    Operating Margin (ttm):32.70%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):6.00%
    Return on Equity (ttm):4.06%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):2.50B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):12.11
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):20.10%
    Gross Profit (ttm):2.06B
    EBITDA (ttm)6:902.83M
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):231.11M
    Diluted EPS (ttm):1.11
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):N/A
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):1.46B
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):6.47
    Total Debt (mrq):3.65B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):44.22
    Current Ratio (mrq):3.23
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):36.52
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):767.80M
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):416.68M
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    52-Week Change3:-8.69%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:0.79%
    52-Week High (Jul 23, 2015)3:208.88
    52-Week Low (Sep 28, 2015)3:142.02
    50-Day Moving Average3:168.84
    200-Day Moving Average3:175.29
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,725,800
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:908,129
    Shares Outstanding5:225.32M
    % Held by Insiders1:0.36%
    % Held by Institutions1:98.30%
    Shares Short (as of Oct 30, 2015)3:6.47M
    Short Ratio (as of Oct 30, 2015)3:3.49
    Short % of Float (as of Oct 30, 2015)3:4.89%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:7.23M
    Dividends & Splits
    Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:N/A
    Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:N/A
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:N/A
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:N/A
    5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:N/A
    Payout Ratio4:N/A
    Dividend Date3:N/A
    Ex-Dividend Date4:N/A
    Last Split Factor (new per old)2:2:1
    Last Split Date3:May 23, 2011

    See Key Statistics Help for definitions of terms used.
    Abbreviation Guide: K = Thousands; M = Millions; B = Billions
    mrq = Most Recent Quarter (as of Sep 30, 2015)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Sep 30, 2015)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Sep 30, 2015)
    lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    fye = Fiscal Year Ending
    1 Data provided by Thomson Reuters
    2 Data provided by EDGAR Online
    3 Data derived from multiple sources or calculated by Yahoo! Finance
    4 Data provided by Morningstar, Inc.
    5 Shares outstanding is taken from the most recently filed quarterly or annual report and Market Cap is calculated using shares outstanding.
    6 EBITDA is calculated by Capital IQ using methodology that may differ from that used by a company in its reporting

    Currency in USD.