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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

90.56EUR
17 Nov 2017
Change (% chg)

€-0.24 (-0.26%)
Prev Close
€90.80
Open
€91.02
Day's High
€91.17
Day's Low
€90.56
Volume
471,356
Avg. Vol
563,628
52-wk High
€115.20
52-wk Low
€89.04

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.37 December 20 Nov 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 8 7 6
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 5 4
(3) HOLD 13 14 15 17
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.15 2.22 2.30 2.41

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 Dec-17 5 3,859.60 3,948.27 3,776.64 4,047.85
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,629.06
Year Ending Dec-17 25 15,350.10 15,550.00 15,184.00 15,530.90
Year Ending Dec-18 25 15,593.80 16,099.00 15,194.70 15,944.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5 1.37 1.42 1.33 --
Year Ending Dec-17 25 6.10 6.36 3.59 6.31
Year Ending Dec-18 27 5.96 6.55 4.06 6.75
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 2.59 4.65 0.55 11.03

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 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
Quarter Ending Dec-16 3,815.77 3,830.00 14.23 0.37
Quarter Ending Sep-16 3,766.69 3,723.90 42.79 1.14
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.53 1.43 0.10 6.52
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.55 1.70 0.15 9.42

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 Dec-17 3,859.60 3,836.67 3,849.09 3,840.65 4,047.85
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,906.67 3,906.67 3,629.06
Year Ending Dec-17 15,350.10 15,354.10 15,389.50 15,411.40 15,530.90
Year Ending Dec-18 15,593.80 15,598.50 15,662.20 15,733.50 15,944.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.37 1.38 1.40 1.41 --
Year Ending Dec-17 6.10 6.09 6.21 6.20 6.31
Year Ending Dec-18 5.96 5.99 6.25 6.37 6.75

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1 0 2 2
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 2 3 12
Year Ending Dec-18 0 2 3 13
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-17 1 0 6 8
Year Ending Dec-18 0 2 0 20