Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

MRK (NYSE:Drugs) EQUITY
$58.54
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 58.49 - 59.06 | MRK Avg Daily Volume: 10,784,700
Last Update: 02/27/15 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 3.08%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $58.96
52 Week Range: $52.49 - $63.62
Oustanding Shares: 2,850,873,371
Market Cap: 168,087,493,954
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 6 6 6 6
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 6 6 6 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.45
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.05%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/12/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 14.49
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MRK Sector Avg. S&P 500
14.49 14.50 26.52
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-2.03% 3.32% 53.45%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -6.80 -0.12 -0.04
Net Income 164.20 0.87 0.23
EPS 176.90 1.05 0.27
Earnings for MRK:
EBITDA 6.68B
Revenue 42.24B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.77 $0.80 $3.41 $3.88
Number of Analysts 5 5 9 9
High Estimate $0.82 $0.86 $3.48 $4.10
Low Estimate $0.73 $0.75 $3.34 $3.48
Prior Year $0.88 $0.85 $3.49 $3.41
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -12.05% -5.41% -2.26% 13.62%
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bearishMerck estimates, target lowered at BMO

Feb 5, 2015 | 8:00 AM EST

MRK estimates were cut through 2016, BMO Capital said. Company is facing significant growth headwinds. Market Perform rating and new $60 price target. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jan 15, 2015 | 3:40 PM EST

Use the overall weakness to pick up the America First stocks.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jan 12, 2015 | 11:19 AM EST

Low P/E multiples just aren't any protection.

By

Christopher Versace

 | Jan 12, 2015 | 9:59 AM EST

Watch the share count when looking at earnings.

By

David Katz

 | Jan 6, 2015 | 9:00 AM EST

Try these stocks for dividend income instead.

By

Brian Sozzi

 | Jan 6, 2015 | 9:00 AM EST

Corporate fundamentals begin to matter. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jan 5, 2015 | 10:00 AM EST

The next 10 Dow components in my analysis.

bullishMerck upgraded at Bernstein

Jan 5, 2015 | 8:19 AM EST

MRK was upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform, Bernstein said. $68 price target. Keytruda could be launched up to a year earlier than expected. 

By

David Katz

 | Jan 2, 2015 | 9:00 AM EST

Every dog has its day.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Dec 22, 2014 | 2:51 PM EST

And stop chasing stocks that won't let you in.

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