Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

MRK (NYSE:Drugs) EQUITY
$52.65
neg -0.33
-0.62%
Today's Range: 52.60 - 53.55 | MRK Avg Daily Volume: 10,274,700
Last Update: 09/03/15 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 12,080,449
YTD Performance: -7.29%
Open: $53.29
Previous Close: $52.98
52 Week Range: $45.69 - $63.62
Oustanding Shares: 2,816,635,020
Market Cap: 149,225,323,360
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for MRK
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 7 6 6 6
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 7 7 7 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 2.08 2.08 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.45
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.40%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/11/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 15.63
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MRK Sector Avg. S&P 500
15.63 15.60 24.50
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-12.82% -12.95% 22.30%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -4.10 -0.12 -0.04
Net Income 164.20 0.87 0.23
EPS 176.90 1.02 0.26
Earnings for MRK:
EBITDA 13.37B
Revenue 42.24B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/15) Qtr (12/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.92 $0.91 $3.51 $3.82
Number of Analysts 9 7 11 12
High Estimate $0.96 $0.92 $3.55 $4.01
Low Estimate $0.87 $0.89 $3.45 $3.68
Prior Year $0.90 $0.87 $3.49 $3.51
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 1.73% 4.11% 0.47% 8.92%
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By

David Katz

 | Aug 27, 2015 | 8:30 AM EDT

This 15-stock basket offers a stable and growing income stream along with appreciation potential.

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Jim Cramer

 | Aug 27, 2015 | 7:10 AM EDT

Currencies and other headwinds come into play.

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Doug Kass

 | Aug 20, 2015 | 10:40 AM EDT
Eli Lilly (LLY) is up 5% following positive top-line Jardiance results for diabetes. Meanwhile, Merck (MRK) is down 4% on competitive concerns.

bullishMerck upgraded at BMO

Aug 13, 2015 | 7:19 AM EDT

MRK was upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $70 price target. Pipeline should drive strong future growth. 

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Jim Cramer

 | Aug 1, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of Action Alerts PLUS, and research director Jack Mohr sat down to talk about their 'favorite company in the portfolio:' Allergan.

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David Katz

 | Jul 30, 2015 | 11:00 AM EDT

Drugmaker has one of the best showings of earnings season.

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David Katz

 | Jul 30, 2015 | 8:30 AM EDT

Drugmaker has one of the best showings of earnings season.

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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 29, 2015 | 7:39 AM EDT
I'm happy as always to be standing in for Doug Kass on the Daily Diary.
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Doug Kass

 | Jul 28, 2015 | 8:07 AM EDT
After five or six days of market declines, the S&P futures are +12 this morning -- and I'm not surprised.
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Chris Laudani

 | Jul 28, 2015 | 8:00 AM EDT

Competition and lower earnings cloud its future.

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