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Merck & Co Inc (MRK.N)

MRK.N on New York Stock Exchange

54.98USD
20 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

$-1.31 (-2.33%)
Prev Close
$56.29
Open
$56.10
Day's High
$56.12
Day's Low
$54.95
Volume
3,202,884
Avg. Vol
3,990,351
52-wk High
$66.80
52-wk Low
$53.36

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Dec '17 10,433.00 0.636
Sep '17 10,325.00 -0.021
Jun '17 9,930.00 0.707
Mar '17 9,434.00 0.561
FY 2016 Dec '16 10,115.00 -0.216
Sep '16 10,536.00 0.784
Jun '16 9,844.00 0.432
Mar '16 9,312.00 0.403
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 10 10,023.40 10,353.00 9,730.00 9,578.13
Quarter Ending Jun-18 10 10,143.70 10,465.00 9,770.00 10,135.70
Year Ending Dec-18 14 41,616.20 42,488.00 39,990.00 40,988.30
Year Ending Dec-19 14 42,357.20 43,756.00 41,355.00 41,963.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 13 0.99 1.10 0.93 0.97
Quarter Ending Jun-18 13 1.04 1.11 0.97 0.99
Year Ending Dec-18 16 4.16 4.25 4.09 4.19
Year Ending Dec-19 15 4.38 4.70 4.13 4.50
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 5.34 7.10 3.30 6.33
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 29.19 32.45 35.76
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 41.85 41.44 46.66
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 13.95 23.40 24.18
Beta 0.81 0.81 0.81
Price to Sales (TTM) 3.73 6.28 8.59
Price to Book (MRQ) -- 4.38 5.23
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 4.85 6.37
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 21.51 23.23 26.13
% Owned Institutions 75.73 1.25 2.31

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 3.49 1.58 1.50
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 3.28 2.15 2.01
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 2.28 4.24 5.25
Payout Ratio(TTM) 74.91 45.34 44.77

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 3.14 8.71 9.62
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 0.79 6.38 7.31
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -3.22 9.89 10.20
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 394.92 14.84 18.60
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 34.30 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -1.26 10.37 11.47
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 14.63 14.75

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) -- 2.39 2.43
Current Ratio (MRQ) -- 3.34 3.39
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 9.12 11.95
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 12.31 15.32
Interest Coverage (TTM) 30.62 44.69 38.67

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 68.58 55.21 54.89
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 65.06 52.54 52.59
EBITD Margin (TTM) 34.95 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 40.54 18.58 10.03
Operating Margin (TTM) 16.84 11.50 2.96
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 19.42 14.39 5.27
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 16.82 11.87 3.78
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 19.27 14.67 5.53
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 12.94 8.25 0.26
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 14.61 10.98 1.79
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 23.05 22.40 22.06
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 24.20 23.58 24.20

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) -- 924,682,765 824,372,705
Net Income/Employee (TTM) -- 108,239,788 96,444,553
Receivable Turnover (TTM) -- 5.30 5.41
Inventory Turnover (TTM) -- 2.60 3.49
Asset Turnover (TTM) -- 0.93 0.90

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) -- 11.15 10.73
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 12.66 12.02
Return on Investment (TTM) -- 14.04 13.59
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 16.57 15.73
Return on Equity (TTM) -- 15.50 15.20
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 17.65 16.95
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 0.79 -1.70 -3.22
EPS (TTM) % 33.71 -22.70 -1.26
Dividend % 2.17 2.22 2.28
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Merck & Co Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -8.14 -5.52 99 66
13 Week 1.97 -3.75 99 44
26 Week -8.46 -18.73 99 18
52 Week -13.75 -25.90 99 28
YTD 0.04 -2.11 99 40
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 75.76%
# of Holders: 2,532
Total Shares Held: 2,064,066,458
3 Mo. Net Change: -15,252,164
# New Positions: 200
# Closed Positions: 142
# Increased Positions: 1,017
# Reduced Positions: 1,055
# Net Buyers: -38
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