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Merck & Co Inc (MRK.N)

MRK.N on New York Stock Exchange

72.35USD
19 Oct 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.14 (+0.19%)
Prev Close
$72.21
Open
$72.20
Day's High
$72.65
Day's Low
$71.94
Volume
3,958,608
Avg. Vol
2,711,521
52-wk High
$72.89
52-wk Low
$52.83

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.05 December 22 Oct 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 5 5 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 9 9
(3) HOLD 3 4 5 5
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 1.83 1.94 2.00 2.00

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 Dec-18 8 11,095.20 11,273.80 10,817.00 10,694.70
Quarter Ending Mar-19 4 10,650.10 10,880.40 10,509.00 9,541.00
Year Ending Dec-18 13 42,461.30 42,657.50 42,143.00 41,243.20
Year Ending Dec-19 13 44,254.90 45,881.90 43,424.00 42,251.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 11 1.05 1.12 0.98 1.05
Quarter Ending Mar-19 4 1.12 1.16 1.09 0.95
Year Ending Dec-18 15 4.29 4.32 4.25 4.16
Year Ending Dec-19 15 4.66 5.08 4.52 4.46
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 8.90 11.70 7.60 6.21

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 Jun-18 10,291.30 10,465.00 173.70 1.69
Quarter Ending Mar-18 10,108.00 10,037.00 70.97 0.70
Quarter Ending Dec-17 10,494.20 10,433.00 61.18 0.58
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10,544.90 10,325.00 219.92 2.09
Quarter Ending Jun-17 9,746.38 9,930.00 183.62 1.88
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.03 1.06 0.03 2.86
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.00 1.05 0.05 5.06
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.94 0.98 0.04 4.79
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.03 1.11 0.08 7.56
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.87 1.01 0.14 15.51

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 Dec-18 11,095.20 11,089.80 11,010.10 11,030.40 10,694.70
Quarter Ending Mar-19 10,650.10 10,650.10 10,547.40 10,594.80 9,541.00
Year Ending Dec-18 42,461.30 42,468.30 42,371.90 42,401.50 41,243.20
Year Ending Dec-19 44,254.90 44,265.60 43,987.50 43,705.00 42,251.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.05 1.06 1.05 1.05 1.05
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.12 1.12 1.10 1.11 0.95
Year Ending Dec-18 4.29 4.29 4.28 4.28 4.16
Year Ending Dec-19 4.66 4.67 4.63 4.60 4.46

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 1 4 2
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 2 3 3
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 4 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 3 1 5
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 5 2
Year Ending Dec-19 1 2 5 3