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Merck KGaA (MRCG.DE)

MRCG.DE on Xetra

94.08EUR
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Change (% chg)

€-0.28 (-0.30%)
Prev Close
€94.36
Open
€94.40
Day's High
€95.16
Day's Low
€93.98
Volume
150,509
Avg. Vol
545,903
52-wk High
€102.90
52-wk Low
€81.42

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.39 December 20 Jun 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 4 5 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 4 6 6 5
(3) HOLD 12 13 11 11
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 2
(5) SELL 1 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.46 2.46 2.35 2.43

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 Jun-19 6 3,883.67 3,952.00 3,816.58 3,566.00
Quarter Ending Sep-19 6 3,953.99 4,130.03 3,831.55 3,518.43
Year Ending Dec-19 24 15,528.20 16,100.00 14,586.00 15,218.60
Year Ending Dec-20 24 16,473.50 18,227.00 15,086.00 15,677.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 6 1.39 1.53 1.23 --
Quarter Ending Sep-19 6 1.35 1.50 1.20 --
Year Ending Dec-19 25 5.47 5.87 3.91 5.84
Year Ending Dec-20 23 6.06 6.65 4.37 6.34
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 7.45 10.20 1.90 2.35

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 Mar-19 3,697.91 3,746.00 48.09 1.30
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3,796.30 3,682.00 114.30 3.01
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.26 1.13 0.13 10.63
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.33 1.13 0.20 14.82
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

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 Jun-19 3,883.67 3,883.67 3,869.79 3,834.88 3,566.00
Quarter Ending Sep-19 3,953.99 3,953.99 3,935.85 3,869.95 3,518.43
Year Ending Dec-19 15,528.20 15,528.20 15,506.70 15,390.90 15,218.60
Year Ending Dec-20 16,473.50 16,473.50 16,356.90 16,175.80 15,677.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1.39 1.39 1.39 1.38 --
Quarter Ending Sep-19 1.35 1.35 1.36 1.38 --
Year Ending Dec-19 5.47 5.47 5.53 5.65 5.84
Year Ending Dec-20 6.06 6.06 6.08 6.13 6.34

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 1 1
Quarter Ending Sep-19 0 0 1 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 3 3
Year Ending Dec-20 0 0 6 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Sep-19 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 0 5
Year Ending Dec-20 0 0 3 3