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    Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)

    141.41 Down 2.96(2.05%) May 4, 4:00PM EDT
    Key StatisticsGet Key Statistics for:
    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:31.78B
    Enterprise Value (May 5, 2016)3:34.75B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):211.06
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2017)1:21.49
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:1.41
    Price/Sales (ttm):12.49
    Price/Book (mrq):3.94
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:13.34
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:40.30
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Dec 31, 2015
    Profit Margin (ttm):5.55%
    Operating Margin (ttm):27.34%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):5.13%
    Return on Equity (ttm):2.50%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):2.60B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):12.20
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):16.90%
    Gross Profit (ttm):2.37B
    EBITDA (ttm)6:862.15M
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):144.38M
    Diluted EPS (ttm):0.67
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):-56.60%
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):1.39B
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):6.15
    Total Debt (mrq):3.61B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):43.68
    Current Ratio (mrq):3.38
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):36.60
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):675.20M
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):301.18M
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    52-Week Change3:-13.22%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:-1.77%
    52-Week High (Jul 23, 2015)3:208.88
    52-Week Low (Mar 17, 2016)3:124.16
    50-Day Moving Average3:145.02
    200-Day Moving Average3:159.31
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,674,740
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,801,060
    Shares Outstanding5:224.71M
    % Held by Insiders1:0.36%
    % Held by Institutions1:98.30%
    Shares Short (as of Apr 15, 2016)3:5.80M
    Short Ratio (as of Apr 15, 2016)3:3.31
    Short % of Float (as of Apr 15, 2016)3:3.60%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:5.38M
    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 Dec 31, 2015)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    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.