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Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

MRK on New York Consolidated

63.28USD
23 Mar 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.22 (-0.35%)
Prev Close
$63.50
Open
$63.36
Day's High
$63.82
Day's Low
$63.19
Volume
9,461,008
Avg. Vol
10,516,022
52-wk High
$66.80
52-wk Low
$52.44

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.84 December 23 Mar 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 5 4 4 3
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 9 7
(3) HOLD 7 7 7 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.23 2.29 2.29 2.48

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 Mar-17 11 9,263.10 9,448.90 9,068.00 9,128.00
Quarter Ending Jun-17 11 9,656.41 9,913.76 9,400.00 9,251.00
Year Ending Dec-17 17 39,719.70 40,418.00 39,023.00 39,664.00
Year Ending Dec-18 16 41,038.60 43,197.00 39,758.70 41,335.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 13 0.84 0.89 0.73 0.89
Quarter Ending Jun-17 13 0.88 0.94 0.80 0.88
Year Ending Dec-17 19 3.81 3.91 3.70 3.79
Year Ending Dec-18 18 4.19 4.61 4.00 4.15
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 6.64 8.20 3.80 4.71

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 Dec-16 10,220.20 10,115.00 105.20 1.03
Quarter Ending Sep-16 10,177.10 10,536.00 358.93 3.53
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.89 0.89 0.00 0.15
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.99 1.07 0.08 8.24
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

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 Mar-17 9,263.10 9,263.10 9,263.10 9,437.18 9,128.00
Quarter Ending Jun-17 9,656.41 9,651.87 9,651.87 9,849.96 9,251.00
Year Ending Dec-17 39,719.70 39,712.30 39,712.30 40,090.40 39,664.00
Year Ending Dec-18 41,038.60 41,022.90 41,028.00 41,222.60 41,335.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.84 0.84 0.84 0.89 0.89
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.91 0.88
Year Ending Dec-17 3.81 3.81 3.82 3.86 3.79
Year Ending Dec-18 4.19 4.19 4.20 4.24 4.15

Estimates Revisions Summary

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

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