Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

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Today's Range: 65.63 - 66.16 | MRK Avg Daily Volume: 10,996,800
Last Update: 02/24/17 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 11.86%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $65.85
52 Week Range: $50.09 - $66.16
Oustanding Shares: 2,757,137,517
Market Cap: 181,557,505,494
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 9 9 8 8
Moderate Buy 1 1 0 0
Hold 3 3 6 6
Moderate Sell 1 1 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.68 1.68 1.86 1.86
Latest Dividend: 0.47
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.86%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/13/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 33.60
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MRK Sector Avg. S&P 500
33.60 188.10 30.70
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
6.83% 30.91% 17.53%
Revenue -6.50 -0.80 -0.38
Net Income -78.00 -0.80 -0.40
EPS -77.60 -0.80 -0.38
Earnings for MRK:
Revenue 10.22B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/17) Qtr (06/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $0.82 $0.85 $3.82 $4.16
Number of Analysts 5 5 8 8
High Estimate $0.89 $0.92 $3.88 $4.73
Low Estimate $0.73 $0.81 $3.77 $3.85
Prior Year $0.89 $0.93 $3.78 $3.82
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -7.64% -8.17% 1.03% 8.87%
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You have to keep up with the sector rotations.
These may be uncharted waters, but they're not necessarily expensive.
Icahn may have a tough time finding interest in this behemoth.
You might want to review your holdings in the sector.
Feb 15, 2017 | 6:59 AM EST
Shares of MRK now seen reaching $70, according to BMO Capital. Epoch trial had disappointing results. Outperform rating.
Static doesn't work in this industry. Pipelines work.
Would get drugs to market faster and possibly more cheaply.

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