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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

111.15EUR
23 Jun 2017
Change (% chg)

€-0.55 (-0.49%)
Prev Close
€111.70
Open
€111.55
Day's High
€112.65
Day's Low
€110.65
Volume
622,217
Avg. Vol
406,308
52-wk High
€115.20
52-wk Low
€82.00

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.60 December 24 Jun 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 7 6 8 9
(2) OUTPERFORM 6 5 4 5
(3) HOLD 13 13 12 11
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 2 2 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.30 2.42 2.31 2.15

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in Euro (EUR)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in Euro (EUR)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 4 3,979.80 4,031.63 3,941.74 3,852.68
Quarter Ending Sep-17 4 3,873.72 3,917.92 3,815.00 3,789.75
Year Ending Dec-17 25 15,597.90 15,896.00 15,314.50 15,448.60
Year Ending Dec-18 24 16,046.20 16,403.70 15,562.70 15,898.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 4 1.60 1.72 1.51 --
Quarter Ending Sep-17 4 1.50 1.52 1.47 --
Year Ending Dec-17 27 6.34 6.61 5.80 6.12
Year Ending Dec-18 27 6.73 7.42 4.48 6.60
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 5.44 7.10 3.60 9.33

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in Euro (EUR)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in Euro (EUR)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3,836.15 3,861.00 24.85 0.65
Quarter Ending Dec-16 3,815.77 3,830.00 14.23 0.37
Quarter Ending Sep-16 3,766.69 3,723.90 42.79 1.14
Quarter Ending Jun-16 3,809.53 3,804.50 5.03 0.13
Quarter Ending Mar-16 3,690.96 3,665.10 25.85 0.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1.72 1.80 0.08 4.52
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.53 1.43 0.10 6.52
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.55 1.70 0.15 9.42
Quarter Ending Jun-16 1.52 1.55 0.03 1.75
Quarter Ending Mar-16 1.41 1.54 0.13 9.33

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in Euro (EUR)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in Euro (EUR)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 3,979.80 3,979.80 3,979.80 3,789.23 3,852.68
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3,873.72 3,873.72 3,873.72 3,709.35 3,789.75
Year Ending Dec-17 15,597.90 15,600.30 15,597.40 15,585.10 15,448.60
Year Ending Dec-18 16,046.20 16,050.50 16,051.50 16,036.30 15,898.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.60 1.60 1.60 1.60 --
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.57 --
Year Ending Dec-17 6.34 6.34 6.34 6.34 6.12
Year Ending Dec-18 6.73 6.73 6.65 6.64 6.60

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-17 1 1 1 3
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 0 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-17 1 1 2 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 1 2

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