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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

83.52EUR
16 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

€1.00 (+1.21%)
Prev Close
€82.52
Open
€82.90
Day's High
€84.06
Day's Low
€82.48
Volume
568,716
Avg. Vol
554,490
52-wk High
€115.20
52-wk Low
€80.92

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.41 December 17 Feb 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 10 9 9 9
(2) OUTPERFORM 3 3 5 5
(3) HOLD 14 15 14 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.15 2.22 2.18 2.15

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-18 1 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,331.10
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 3,866.35 3,866.35 3,866.35 3,366.86
Year Ending Dec-18 25 15,516.90 15,950.00 15,031.00 16,025.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1 1.41 1.41 1.41 --
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 1.43 1.43 1.43 --
Year Ending Dec-18 27 5.91 6.55 4.06 6.81
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 2.95 5.90 1.10 11.24

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 Mar-18 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,885.21 3,331.10
Quarter Ending Jun-18 3,866.35 3,866.35 3,866.35 3,866.35 3,366.86
Year Ending Dec-18 15,516.90 15,559.90 15,563.00 15,573.00 16,025.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.41 1.41 1.41 1.41 --
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.43 1.43 1.43 1.43 --
Year Ending Dec-18 5.91 5.93 5.93 5.97 6.81

Estimates Revisions Summary

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