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Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

MRK on New York Consolidated

58.66USD
29 Jul 2016
Change (% chg)

$0.23 (+0.39%)
Prev Close
$58.43
Open
$59.01
Day's High
$59.20
Day's Low
$58.27
Volume
8,491,237
Avg. Vol
8,658,637
52-wk High
$60.07
52-wk Low
$45.69

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.98 December 29 Jul 2016

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 3 3 3 3
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 6 6 6
(3) HOLD 14 13 13 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.50 2.45 2.45 2.45

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 15 10,075.40 10,336.00 9,852.00 10,599.00
Quarter Ending Dec-16 15 10,245.10 10,508.00 10,018.00 10,844.20
Year Ending Dec-16 20 39,496.20 40,071.00 38,905.60 41,068.20
Year Ending Dec-17 20 38,937.50 40,405.00 37,190.00 41,513.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 18 0.98 1.06 0.94 1.01
Quarter Ending Dec-16 18 0.94 0.97 0.87 0.99
Year Ending Dec-16 22 3.72 3.77 3.66 3.81
Year Ending Dec-17 22 3.75 4.00 3.35 3.98
LT Growth Rate (%) 9 5.21 14.90 -0.73 6.81

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-16 9,782.87 9,844.00 61.13 0.62
Quarter Ending Mar-16 9,463.70 9,312.00 151.70 1.60
Quarter Ending Dec-15 10,351.90 10,215.00 136.94 1.32
Quarter Ending Sep-15 10,079.80 10,073.00 6.82 0.07
Quarter Ending Jun-15 9,800.44 9,785.00 15.44 0.16
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.91 0.93 0.02 2.10
Quarter Ending Mar-16 0.85 0.89 0.04 4.22
Quarter Ending Dec-15 0.91 0.93 0.02 2.09
Quarter Ending Sep-15 0.91 0.96 0.05 4.95
Quarter Ending Jun-15 0.81 0.86 0.05 6.04

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 10,075.40 10,078.00 10,069.50 10,057.20 10,599.00
Quarter Ending Dec-16 10,245.10 10,275.10 10,295.40 10,290.40 10,844.20
Year Ending Dec-16 39,496.20 39,496.00 39,518.00 39,485.50 41,068.20
Year Ending Dec-17 38,937.50 38,808.00 39,089.00 39,089.70 41,513.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98 1.01
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.94 0.94 0.94 0.94 0.99
Year Ending Dec-16 3.72 3.72 3.72 3.71 3.81
Year Ending Dec-17 3.75 3.75 3.76 3.75 3.98

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-16 3 2 5 5
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1 4 1 9
Year Ending Dec-16 3 3 5 8
Year Ending Dec-17 4 2 4 13
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-16 4 1 6 5
Quarter Ending Dec-16 2 4 2 7
Year Ending Dec-16 4 2 6 7
Year Ending Dec-17 6 2 8 9

Analyst Research Reports

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Provider : Reuters Investment Profile
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Provider : Thomson Reuters Stock Report
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Provider : Wright Reports
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