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Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Stock Price: $80.06 USD -0.08 (-0.10%)
Updated November 25, 4:03 PM EST - Market closed
After-hours: $80.00 -0.06 (-0.08%) Nov 25, 7:52 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 202.55B
Revenue (ttm) 47.35B
Net Income (ttm) 11.52B
Shares Out 2.53B
EPS (ttm) 4.53
PE Ratio 17.67
Forward PE 12.36
Dividend $2.60
Dividend Yield 3.25%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 25
Last Price $80.06
Previous Close $80.14
Change ($) -0.08
Change (%) -0.10%
Day's Open 80.14
Day's Range 79.60 - 80.46
Day's Volume 5,747,728
52-Week Range 65.25 - 92.64

More Stats

Market Cap 202.55B
Enterprise Value 223.94B
Earnings Date (est) Feb 4, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 14, 2020
Shares Outstanding 2.53B
Float 2.53B
EPS (basic) 4.55
EPS (diluted) 4.53
FCF / Share 2.66
Dividend $2.60
Dividend Yield 3.25%
Earnings Yield 5.66%
FCF Yield 3.32%
Payout Ratio 53.60%
Shares Short 13.46M
Short Ratio 1.56
Short % of Float 0.53%
Beta 0.43
PE Ratio 17.67
Forward PE 12.36
P/FCF Ratio 30.08
PS Ratio 4.28
PB Ratio 6.96
Revenue 47.35B
Operating Income 12.72B
Net Income 11.52B
Free Cash Flow 6.73B
Net Cash -21.39B
Net Cash / Share -8.45
Gross Margin 71.14%
Operating Margin 26.87%
Profit Margin 24.30%
FCF Margin 14.22%
ROA 11.26%
ROE 41.06%
ROIC 27.60%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (22)

Buy 14
Overweight 3
Hold 5
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(19.77% upside)
Current: $80.06
Target: 95.89
*Average 12-month price target from 19 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth10.75%5.41%0.79%0.78%-6.48%-4.08%-6.84%-1.62%4.48%-
Gross Profit32,72828,78527,21025,77724,56425,46927,07930,82131,17627,591
Operating Income11,6038,2996,0214,8486,9285,6705,9569,2137,6702,370
Net Income9,8436,2202,3943,9204,44211,9204,4046,1686,272861
Shares Outstanding2,5462,6002,7242,7572,7942,8512,9223,0403,0483,081
Earnings Per Share3.812.320.871.411.564.071.472.002.020.28
EPS Growth64.22%166.67%-38.3%-9.62%-61.67%176.87%-26.5%-0.99%621.43%-
Dividend Per Share2.261.991.891.851.811.771.731.691.561.52
Dividend Growth13.57%5.29%2.16%2.21%2.26%2.31%2.37%8.33%2.63%-
Operating Cash Flow13,44010,9226,45110,37612,5387,98911,65410,02212,38310,822
Capital Expenditures-3,473-2,615-1,888-1,614-1,283-1,317-1,548-1,954-1,723-1,678
Free Cash Flow9,9678,3074,5638,76211,2556,67210,1068,06810,6609,144
Cash & Equivalents10,4508,8648,49814,34113,42715,71917,48616,14114,97212,201
Total Debt26,34625,11424,41024,84226,41221,40325,06020,56917,51517,882
Net Cash / Debt-15,896-16,250-15,912-10,501-12,985-5,684-7,574-4,428-2,543-5,681
Book Value25,90726,70134,33640,08844,67648,64749,76553,02054,51754,376
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Merck & Co., Inc.
Country United States
Employees 71,000
CEO Kenneth C. Frazier

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol MRK
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Healthcare
Industry Drug Manufacturers—General
Unique Identifier NYSE: MRK


Merck & Company provides healthcare solutions worldwide. The company offers therapeutic and preventive agents for cardiovascular, type 2 diabetes, chronic hepatitis C virus, HIV-1 infection, intra-abdominal, fungal infection, insomnia, and inflammatory diseases; neuromuscular blocking agents; cholesterol modifying medicines; and anti-bacterial and vaginal contraceptive products. It provides products to prevent chemotherapy-induced and post-operative nausea and vomiting; treat non-small-cell lung, ovarian and breast, esophageal, thyroid, cervical, and brain cancers; and prevent diseases caused by human papillomavirus, as well as vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, shingles, rotavirus gastroenteritis, and pneumococcal diseases. In addition, the company offers drugs for hepatocellular and merkel cell carcinoma; antibiotic and anti-inflammatory drugs for infectious and respiratory diseases, fertility disorders, and pneumonia in cattle, bovine, and swine; vaccines for poultry; parasiticides for sea lice in salmon; and antibiotics and vaccines for fish. Further, it provides companion animal products; diabetes mellitus treatment and anthelmintic products for dogs and cats; products to treat fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and sandflies; horse fertility management products for swine; and dog, cat, and horse vaccines. Additionally, the company offers services and solutions that focus on engagement, clinical, and health analytics. Merck & Co., Inc. has collaborations with AstraZeneca PLC; Bayer AG; Eisai Co., Ltd.; Almac Discovery Ltd.; Skyhawk Therapeutics, Inc.; Ridgeback Biotherapeutics; Shanghai Junshi Biosciences Co., Ltd.; FUJIFILM Corporation; Intec Pharma Ltd.; and Transcenta Holding Ltd. It serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, and government agencies; managed health care providers; and physicians and physician distributors, veterinarians, and animal producers. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey.