Merck Profile



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Equity ratings for Merck Co are calculated based on Macroaxis scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting May 22, 2019 and ending today July 21, 2019. Click here to learn more.
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Merck Summary

Merck Co (MRK) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 2000 Galloping Hill Road and employs 69,000 people. Merck Co was previously known as Merck Co and was traded on BATS Exchange under the symbol SGP. Merck is listed under Pharmaceutical Products category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Mega-Cap' category with total capitalization of 210.91B. Merck runs under Healthcare sector within Drug Manufacturers - Major industry. The entity has 2.57B outstanding shares of which 19.34M shares are now shorted by investors with about 1.76 days to cover shorted positions. MERCK CO INC has about 8.8B in cash with 9.14B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 3.42.
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Merck Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 81.39HorizonTargetOdds Above 81.39
27.05%30 days 81.39 72.61%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Merck to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 72.61% (This Merck Co probability density function shows the probability of Merck Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

Merck Top Holders

Merck Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
SwedbankCommon Shares4.3 M363.8 M
Robeco Institutional Asset Management BvCommon Shares4 M336 M
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Merck Co Income Statement Over Time

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Merck Vital Trading Data

It operates through four segments Pharmaceutical, Animal Health, Healthcare Services, and Alliances. Merck Co., Inc. was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey. Merck operates under Drug Manufacturers - Major classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 69000 people. more
Fama & French Pharmaceutical Products
Pharmaceutical Products
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NameMerck Co
Chairman, CEO and PresKenneth FrazierView All
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Healthcare, Drug Manufacturers - Major
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
LocationNew Jersey U.S.A
Business Address2000 Galloping Hill Road
Foreign Associates
ExchangeBATS Exchange
CIK Number0000310158
Prior SymbolSGP
IndustryDrug Manufacturers - Major
Phone908 740 4000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
Next Fiscal Year EndDecember 31, 2020
Most Recent QuarterMarch 31, 2019
Last Fiscal Year EndDecember 31, 2018
Date Short InterestJune 28, 2019

Merck Distributions to stockholders

Merck Corporate Directors

Thomas Glocer Independent Director
Craig Thompson Independent Director
Rochelle Lazarus Independent Director
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