Analysts: Merck & Co Inc (MRK)

MRK on New York Consolidated

62.82USD
26 Jan 2015
Change (% chg)

$0.33 (+0.53%)
Prev Close
$62.49
Open
$62.58
Day's High
$62.98
Day's Low
$62.12
Volume
6,714,420
Avg. Vol
10,980,969
52-wk High
$63.62
52-wk Low
$51.78

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Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.75 December 26 Jan 2015

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 5 4 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 4 4 4 4
(3) HOLD 12 12 13 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.33 2.40 2.43 2.43

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-15 6 9,378.31 9,930.00 9,101.68 10,303.50
Quarter Ending Jun-15 6 9,949.66 10,178.00 9,555.05 10,686.00
Year Ending Dec-15 20 40,574.20 42,506.00 38,682.50 43,064.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-15 7 0.75 0.80 0.70 0.86
Quarter Ending Jun-15 7 0.81 0.87 0.74 0.89
Year Ending Dec-15 22 3.51 3.70 3.34 3.72
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 5.86 9.00 1.05 1.65

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 Sep-14 10,664.10 10,557.00 107.05 1.00
Quarter Ending Jun-14 10,602.20 10,934.00 331.77 3.13
Quarter Ending Mar-14 10,441.10 10,264.00 177.14 1.70
Quarter Ending Dec-13 11,361.70 11,319.00 42.66 0.38
Quarter Ending Sep-13 11,123.60 11,032.00 91.64 0.82
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-14 0.88 0.90 0.02 2.39
Quarter Ending Jun-14 0.81 0.85 0.04 4.96
Quarter Ending Mar-14 0.79 0.88 0.09 11.97
Quarter Ending Dec-13 0.89 0.88 0.01 0.77
Quarter Ending Sep-13 0.88 0.92 0.04 5.06

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-15 9,378.31 9,278.88 9,421.55 9,456.08 10,303.50
Quarter Ending Jun-15 9,949.66 9,936.34 10,131.40 9,951.76 10,686.00
Year Ending Dec-15 40,574.20 40,523.70 40,862.00 40,776.60 43,064.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-15 0.75 0.76 0.77 0.77 0.86
Quarter Ending Jun-15 0.81 0.82 0.85 0.82 0.89
Year Ending Dec-15 3.51 3.52 3.54 3.55 3.72

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-15 0 1 0 2
Quarter Ending Jun-15 0 1 0 2
Year Ending Dec-15 0 2 2 6
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-15 0 2 1 2
Quarter Ending Jun-15 0 2 0 2
Year Ending Dec-15 0 3 1 6

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