Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

MRK (NYSE:Drugs) EQUITY
$49.16
pos +0.33
+0.68%
Today's Range: 48.40 - 49.57 | MRK Avg Daily Volume: 11,359,000
Last Update: 02/09/16 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 10,561,840
YTD Performance: -7.55%
Open: $48.40
Previous Close: $48.83
52 Week Range: $45.69 - $61.70
Oustanding Shares: 2,793,543,137
Market Cap: 137,945,160,105
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 8 8 7
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 7 6 6 7
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 1.86 1.86 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.46
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.73%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/11/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.75
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MRK Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.75 31.60 28.38
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-10.58% -16.94% 18.58%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -4.10 -0.16 -0.06
Net Income -62.60 -0.29 -0.11
EPS -61.60 -0.22 -0.08
Earnings for MRK:
EBITDA 7.55B
Revenue 39.50B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/16) Qtr (06/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $0.85 $0.90 $3.71 $3.78
Number of Analysts 5 3 6 10
High Estimate $0.90 $0.92 $3.80 $4.05
Low Estimate $0.82 $0.88 $3.61 $3.51
Prior Year $0.85 $0.86 $3.59 $3.71
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.47% 4.26% 3.25% 1.98%
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