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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

95.91EUR
30 Sep 2016
Change (% chg)

€0.03 (+0.03%)
Prev Close
€95.88
Open
€94.71
Day's High
€96.04
Day's Low
€93.93
Volume
591,085
Avg. Vol
398,629
52-wk High
€100.35
52-wk Low
€70.68

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.50 December 1 Oct 2016

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 10 10 11 11
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 5 6
(3) HOLD 9 9 7 8
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 2 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.04 2.04 2.00 1.96

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 Dec-16 6 3,820.11 3,902.63 3,719.00 4,814.81
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1 3,656.22 3,656.22 3,656.22 3,685.54
Year Ending Dec-16 21 15,041.40 15,336.60 14,168.70 15,126.60
Year Ending Dec-17 22 15,469.80 15,811.60 14,887.50 15,649.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 6 1.50 1.60 1.43 --
Year Ending Dec-16 22 5.94 6.23 5.42 5.65
Year Ending Dec-17 23 6.26 6.65 5.72 6.10
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 9.36 12.00 5.20 10.18

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 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
Quarter Ending Dec-15 3,477.01 3,464.00 13.01 0.37
Quarter Ending Sep-15 3,176.61 3,120.50 56.11 1.77
Quarter Ending Jun-15 3,150.90 3,219.50 68.60 2.18
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-16 1.52 1.55 0.03 1.75
Quarter Ending Mar-16 1.41 1.54 0.13 9.33
Quarter Ending Dec-15 1.17 1.13 0.04 3.68
Quarter Ending Sep-15 1.22 1.32 0.10 8.10
Quarter Ending Jun-15 1.20 1.30 0.10 8.33

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 Dec-16 3,820.11 3,820.11 3,820.11 3,846.19 4,814.81
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3,656.22 3,656.22 3,656.22 3,702.72 3,685.54
Year Ending Dec-16 15,041.40 15,041.40 15,084.80 15,087.60 15,126.60
Year Ending Dec-17 15,469.80 15,469.80 15,488.30 15,491.30 15,649.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.44 --
Year Ending Dec-16 5.94 5.94 5.94 5.84 5.65
Year Ending Dec-17 6.26 6.26 6.27 6.18 6.10

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-16 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-16 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 0