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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

83.28EUR
22 Jun 2018
Change (% chg)

€0.44 (+0.53%)
Prev Close
€82.84
Open
€82.94
Day's High
€83.46
Day's Low
€82.54
Volume
324,164
Avg. Vol
637,726
52-wk High
€112.65
52-wk Low
€74.54

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.35 December 23 Jun 2018

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 4 4 3 3
(3) HOLD 13 13 13 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.18 2.18 2.14 2.14

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-18 5 3,647.51 3,738.00 3,522.15 3,971.84
Quarter Ending Sep-18 5 3,596.56 3,759.98 3,452.80 3,859.81
Year Ending Dec-18 26 14,888.80 15,398.70 14,010.10 16,046.20
Year Ending Dec-19 26 15,218.60 16,448.00 14,243.70 16,498.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 5 1.35 1.38 1.32 --
Quarter Ending Sep-18 5 1.35 1.38 1.32 --
Year Ending Dec-18 28 5.46 5.85 3.91 6.73
Year Ending Dec-19 28 5.84 6.41 4.25 7.24
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 2.35 7.40 -0.92 5.44

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-18 3,700.08 3,691.00 9.08 0.25
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3,822.28 3,848.00 25.72 0.67
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3,768.08 3,727.00 41.08 1.09
Quarter Ending Jun-17 3,837.62 3,891.00 53.38 1.39
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3,836.15 3,861.00 24.85 0.65
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.40 1.41 0.01 0.53
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.35 1.31 0.04 3.25
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.56 1.51 0.05 3.01
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.55 1.54 0.01 0.39
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1.72 1.80 0.08 4.52

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-18 3,647.51 3,647.51 3,653.16 3,814.13 3,971.84
Quarter Ending Sep-18 3,596.56 3,596.56 3,587.29 3,734.68 3,859.81
Year Ending Dec-18 14,888.80 14,888.80 15,052.30 15,228.50 16,046.20
Year Ending Dec-19 15,218.60 15,218.60 15,400.70 15,709.00 16,498.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.35 1.35 1.36 1.42 --
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.35 1.35 1.34 1.39 --
Year Ending Dec-18 5.46 5.46 5.54 5.64 6.73
Year Ending Dec-19 5.84 5.84 5.92 6.08 7.24

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 5
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 0 5
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 5
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 0 5