Merck & Co Inc (MRK.N)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$136,516.70|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||3,019.61|
May 9 - A senior sales representative for Merck & Co has sued the drugmaker for more than $100 million, alleging the drugmaker discriminates against female employees in terms of pay and advancement, particularly pregnant employees and female employees with children.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, May 03 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Merck & Co.'s (Merck) ratings, including the Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A+'. The Rating Outlook is revised to Negative from Positive. A full list of ratings affirmed is listed below. The ratings apply to approximately $20.5 billion in outstanding debt. KEY RATING DRIVERS Leveraging Share-Buybacks Pressure Credit Profile On April 1, Merck announced the expansion of its share re
NEW YORK - Stocks fell sharply on Wednesday as the latest economic data continued a trend of indicators pointing to anemic growth while bellwether companies disappointed on revenue. | Video
NEW YORK - Wall Street edged lower at the open on Wednesday, weighed by weak results from Merck as investors waited to hear from the U.S. Federal Reserve on the state of the economy.
May 1 - Merck & Co Inc reported a surprising drop in quarterly sales of diabetes medicine Januvia, its biggest product and a frequent driver of quarterly earnings, and the drugmaker cut its full-year profit forecast on Wednesday.
* U.S. companies hire less, manufacturing growth slows in April
NEW YORK, May 1 - Wall Street edged lower at the open on Wednesday, weighed by weak results from Merck as investors waited to hear from the U.S. Federal Reserve on the state of the economy.
* U.S. Fed expected to maintain $85 bln/month in bond buys
NEW YORK, May 1 - Merck & Co Inc : * Shares down 2.1 percent in premarket trading after results
May 1 - Merck & Co Inc reported lower than expected first quarter sales, as generic competition hurt demand for its Singulair asthma drug and the stronger dollar hit overseas sales of its medicines.