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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

96.42EUR
4:28pm GMT
Change (% chg)

€0.42 (+0.44%)
Prev Close
€96.00
Open
€95.96
Day's High
€96.50
Day's Low
€95.46
Volume
255,116
Avg. Vol
563,572
52-wk High
€100.20
52-wk Low
€74.54

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform -- December 22 Feb 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 7 7 7 9
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 4 5 5
(3) HOLD 11 13 12 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.42 2.48 2.44 2.30

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 Mar-19 1 3,368.09 3,368.09 3,368.09 3,625.11
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1 3,814.73 3,814.73 3,814.73 3,868.13
Year Ending Dec-19 24 15,261.70 16,019.00 14,586.00 16,049.40
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Dec-19 26 5.62 6.33 3.79 6.37
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 2.92 5.97 0.60 2.83

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-18 3,609.87 3,749.00 139.13 3.85
Quarter Ending Jun-18 3,628.35 3,714.00 85.65 2.36
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3,700.08 3,691.00 9.08 0.25
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3,822.28 3,848.00 25.72 0.67
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3,768.08 3,727.00 41.08 1.09
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.25 1.32 0.07 5.86
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.31 1.23 0.08 6.01
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.40 1.41 0.01 0.53
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.35 1.31 0.04 3.25
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.56 1.51 0.05 3.01

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 Mar-19 3,368.09 3,365.31 3,399.43 3,399.43 3,625.11
Quarter Ending Jun-19 3,814.73 3,817.88 3,779.56 3,779.56 3,868.13
Year Ending Dec-19 15,261.70 15,262.00 15,200.40 15,187.10 16,049.40
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Dec-19 5.62 5.62 5.60 5.60 6.37

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 1 1 0
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 6 2
Earnings
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 8 3