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Merck & Company

(NYSE: MRK)
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-0.65 (-0.77%)
as of Oct 17, 2019

Last 83.80
Change -0.65 (-0.77%)
Open 84.42
Prev. Close 84.45
Today's Range
83.73
84.65
52wk Range
66.10
87.35
Volume 6,883,300
Avg Volume 7,689,065
Sector SIC-2834 Pharmaceutical Preparations

Perfomance Comparison

Name Today 3-Month 1-Year
MRK -0.77% -0.53% +16.68%
DJIA +0.09% +3.92% +5.13%
S&P 500 +0.28% +3.95% +6.72%

Key Statistics

Annual EPS 3.57
Dividend Yield 2.59%
P/E Ratio 17.90
Market Capitalization, $K 217,734,250
Weighted Alpha +13.84
Standard Deviation -0.64
Profit Margin 6.13%
Beta 0.53

Growth Rates

YTD +9.67%
1-Year +15.83%
3-Year +36.93%
5-Year +45.46%
10-Year +173.04%

Opinion

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Recent Headlines

Merck & Co (MRK) Crosses Pivot Point Support at $84.83

Comtex SmarTrend(R) via COMTEX - Wed Oct 16, 09:38AM EDT
Shares of Merck & Co (NYSE:MRK) opened today below their pivot of $84.94 and have already reached the first level of support at $84.83. Investors may be interested in a cross of the next downside pivot targets of $84.77 and $84.6(full story)
MRK: 83.80 (-0.65)

BriaCell Announces Closing of Non-Brokered Private

GlobeNewswire via COMTEX - Tue Oct 15, 05:33PM EDT
BriaCell Therapeutics Corp. ("BriaCell" or the "Company") (TSX-V:BCT) (OTCQB:BCTXF), a clinical-stage biotechnology company specializing in targeted immunotherapy for advanced breast cancer, announces that it has closed its previo(full story)
BCT.VN: 0.040 (unch), BCTXF: 0.0300 (unch), MRK: 83.80 (-0.65)

Shares of Horizon Pharma P Rank the Highest in Terms

Comtex SmarTrend(R) via COMTEX - Tue Oct 15, 04:30AM EDT
Below are the top five companies in the Pharmaceuticals industry as measured by relative performance. This analysis was compiled based on yesterday's trading activity as we search for stocks that have the potential to outperform.(full story)
HZNP: 28.48 (-0.12), MDCO: 55.99 (+1.40), MRK: 83.80 (-0.65)

Watch for Merck & Co to Potentially Pullback After

Comtex SmarTrend(R) via COMTEX - Fri Oct 11, 01:23PM EDT
Merck & Co (NYSE:MRK) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $84.28 to a high of $85.44. Yesterday, the shares gained 2.0%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $84.85 on volume of 1.6 million sha(full story)
MRK: 83.80 (-0.65)

Merck & Co Rises 1.99% on Heavy Volume: Watch For

Comtex SmarTrend(R) via COMTEX - Fri Oct 11, 01:23PM EDT
Merck & Co (NYSE:MRK) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $84.28 to a high of $85.44. Yesterday, the shares gained 2.0%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $84.85 on volume of 1.6 million sha(full story)
MRK: 83.80 (-0.65)