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Merck & Co Inc (MRK.N)

MRK.N on New York Stock Exchange

61.13USD
18 Jan 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.90 (-1.45%)
Prev Close
$62.03
Open
$62.00
Day's High
$62.12
Day's Low
$60.63
Volume
5,248,223
Avg. Vol
3,664,820
52-wk High
$66.80
52-wk Low
$53.63

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.95 December 19 Jan 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 7 7 6 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 7 6 6 9
(3) HOLD 9 10 10 7
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.09 2.13 2.18 2.23

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 7 9,847.93 10,064.70 9,658.00 9,480.00
Quarter Ending Jun-18 7 9,964.54 10,291.10 9,785.00 9,745.00
Year Ending Dec-18 20 41,021.40 42,966.00 39,786.00 41,240.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 7 0.95 1.01 0.91 0.95
Quarter Ending Jun-18 7 0.99 1.04 0.94 0.89
Year Ending Dec-18 22 4.09 4.33 3.92 4.24
LT Growth Rate (%) 8 4.69 6.80 3.30 6.08

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10,544.90 10,325.00 219.92 2.09
Quarter Ending Jun-17 9,746.38 9,930.00 183.62 1.88
Quarter Ending Mar-17 9,249.98 9,434.00 184.02 1.99
Quarter Ending Dec-16 10,220.20 10,115.00 105.20 1.03
Quarter Ending Sep-16 10,177.10 10,536.00 358.93 3.53
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.03 1.11 0.08 7.56
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.87 1.01 0.14 15.51
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.83 0.88 0.05 5.88
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.89 0.89 0.00 0.15
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.99 1.07 0.08 8.24

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 9,847.93 9,854.50 9,875.87 9,904.02 9,480.00
Quarter Ending Jun-18 9,964.54 9,968.82 9,982.61 10,003.40 9,745.00
Year Ending Dec-18 41,021.40 41,004.00 41,002.60 41,081.90 41,240.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.95 0.95 0.95 0.96 0.95
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0.99 0.98 0.99 1.00 0.89
Year Ending Dec-18 4.09 4.07 4.07 4.10 4.24

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1 1 1 2
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 1 1 2
Year Ending Dec-18 1 4 2 4
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1 1 1 2
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 1 1 2
Year Ending Dec-18 4 2 4 3