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Merck & Co., Inc.
IndexDJIA S&P500 P/E34.39 EPS (ttm)2.21 Insider Own0.06% Shs Outstand2.66B Perf Week3.35%
Market Cap201.86B Forward P/E16.14 EPS next Y4.70 Insider Trans-48.29% Shs Float2.60B Perf Month2.79%
Income5.95B PEG3.65 EPS next Q1.04 Inst Own77.90% Short Float1.82% Perf Quarter5.01%
Sales41.73B P/S4.84 EPS this Y29.20% Inst Trans-0.04% Short Ratio3.33 Perf Half Y21.29%
Book/sh12.18 P/B6.23 EPS next Y8.37% ROA3.90% Target Price81.41 Perf Year23.74%
Cash/sh3.86 P/C19.63 EPS next 5Y9.42% ROE10.10% 52W Range52.83 - 80.19 Perf YTD-0.76%
Dividend2.20 P/FCF53.60 EPS past 5Y-1.90% ROI8.70% 52W High-5.44% Beta0.71
Dividend %2.90% Quick Ratio1.20 Sales past 5Y-3.20% Gross Margin67.40% 52W Low43.54% ATR1.61
Employees69000 Current Ratio1.40 Sales Q/Q4.50% Oper. Margin17.80% RSI (14)52.64 Volatility1.68% 2.15%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.73 EPS Q/Q- Profit Margin8.00% Rel Volume0.71 Prev Close75.87
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.61 EarningsFeb 01 BMO Payout152.00% Avg Volume14.21M Price75.83
Recom1.70 SMA201.46% SMA500.34% SMA20012.63% Volume10,070,514 Change-0.05%
Oct-16-18Reiterated Citigroup Buy $70 → $79
Oct-09-18Resumed Guggenheim Buy
Apr-23-18Upgrade Goldman Neutral → Buy
Apr-17-18Upgrade Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight → Overweight
Apr-05-18Upgrade Barclays Equal Weight → Overweight $62 → $64
Mar-12-18Upgrade Leerink Partners Mkt Perform → Outperform
Feb-14-18Reiterated Leerink Partners Mkt Perform $67 → $66
Feb-07-18Reiterated Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight $60 → $63
Jan-16-18Upgrade SunTrust Hold → Buy
Nov-28-17Resumed BofA/Merrill Buy $64
Nov-24-17Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $62 → $59
Oct-31-17Upgrade Jefferies Underperform → Hold
Oct-30-17Downgrade SunTrust Buy → Hold
Oct-30-17Downgrade Morgan Stanley Overweight → Equal-Weight
Oct-30-17Downgrade Barclays Overweight → Equal Weight $72 → $62
Oct-18-17Upgrade Citigroup Neutral → Buy
Aug-09-17Upgrade HSBC Securities Reduce → Hold
Jul-31-17Reiterated UBS Buy $70 → $72
Jan-13-17Initiated Bryan Garnier Buy
Jan-12-17Upgrade Piper Jaffray Neutral → Overweight
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Merck & Co., Inc. provides healthcare solutions worldwide. It operates in four segments: Pharmaceutical, Animal Health, Healthcare Services, and Alliances. The company offers therapeutic agents to treat cardiovascular, type 2 diabetes, asthma, nasal allergy, allergic rhinitis, chronic hepatitis C virus, HIV-1 infection, fungal, intra-abdominal, hypertension, arthritis and pain, inflammatory, osteoporosis, and fertility diseases. It also provides neuromuscular blocking agents; cholesterol modifying medicines; and anti-bacterial and vaginal contraceptive products. In addition, the company offers products to prevent chemotherapy-induced and post-operative nausea and vomiting; treat brain tumors, and metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer; prevent diseases caused by human papillomavirus; and vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, shingles, rotavirus gastroenteritis, and pneumococcal diseases. Further, it offers antibiotic and anti-inflammatory drugs to treat infectious and respiratory diseases, fertility disorders, and pneumonia in cattle, horses, and swine; vaccines for poultry; parasiticide for sea lice in salmon; and antibiotics and vaccines for fishes. The company also provides companion animal products, such as ointments; diabetes mellitus; anthelmintic products; fluralaner products to treat fleas and ticks in dogs; and products for protection against bites from fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and sandflies. It has collaborations with Pfizer Inc.; AstraZeneca PLC; Bayer AG; Eisai Co., Ltd.; IO Biotech; Premier Inc.; Cue Biopharma, Inc.; Foundation Medicine, Inc.; Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited; Cold Genesys, Inc.; Kyn Therapeutics; Adlai Nortye Ltd.; Cocrystal Pharma, Inc.; and Instituto Butantan. It serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, government agencies and entities, physicians, distributors, veterinarians, animal producers, and managed health care providers. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
PERLMUTTER ROGER MExe V-P & Pres, MRLNov 08Option Exercise44.98225,44310,140,426366,998Nov 08 04:31 PM
PERLMUTTER ROGER MExe V-P & Pres, MRLNov 08Sale75.27225,44316,967,967141,555Nov 08 04:31 PM
Gerberding Julie L.EVP Strat Comm, Gl Pub PolicyNov 07Option Exercise54.6836,2181,980,40082,481Nov 08 04:31 PM
Gerberding Julie L.EVP Strat Comm, Gl Pub PolicyNov 07Sale75.1436,2182,721,34846,263Nov 08 04:31 PM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthNov 01Option Exercise39.29277,87910,917,866277,879Nov 02 04:44 PM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthNov 01Sale73.81277,87920,510,9450Nov 02 04:44 PM
Watson AshleySVP Chief Ethics & Com OfficerOct 31Option Exercise58.3647,0362,745,21756,806Nov 01 05:07 PM
Watson AshleySVP Chief Ethics & Com OfficerOct 31Sale74.3347,0363,496,1589,770Nov 01 05:07 PM
DeLuca Richard R.EVP&Pres, Merck Animal HealthOct 30Option Exercise34.1925,467870,71782,135Nov 01 05:07 PM
DeLuca Richard R.EVP&Pres, Merck Animal HealthOct 30Sale72.0025,4671,833,73956,668Nov 01 05:07 PM
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEOOct 02Option Exercise36.56279,85010,231,316971,800Oct 03 05:26 PM
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEOOct 02Sale72.07279,85020,168,258691,950Oct 03 05:26 PM
Merck & Co., Inc.10% OwnerOct 01Buy15.00666,6669,999,9902,723,509Oct 02 02:31 PM
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEOSep 18Option Exercise36.56279,85110,231,353971,801Sep 19 05:43 PM
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEOSep 18Sale70.08279,85119,611,818691,950Sep 19 05:43 PM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthSep 17Option Exercise36.56100,0003,656,000100,000Sep 18 04:49 PM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthSep 17Sale70.187,360516,51155,406Sep 18 04:49 PM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthSep 17Sale70.18100,0007,017,7800Sep 18 04:49 PM
Chattopadhyay SanatExe V-P & Pres. MMDAug 03Option Exercise34.8629,2081,018,17680,675Aug 06 04:49 PM
Chattopadhyay SanatExe V-P & Pres. MMDAug 03Sale65.2029,2081,904,36251,467Aug 06 04:49 PM
Karachun Rita ASr. VP Fince-Global ControllerAug 02Sale65.015,000325,04016,175Aug 02 05:07 PM
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEOJul 31Option Exercise33.49228,0917,638,768938,788Aug 01 05:12 PM
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEOJul 31Sale65.00228,09114,826,691710,697Aug 01 05:12 PM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthJun 18Option Exercise36.56100,0003,656,000100,000Jun 19 10:55 AM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthJun 18Sale61.0034,0942,079,78562,766Jun 19 10:55 AM
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human HealthJun 18Sale61.00100,0006,100,1600Jun 19 10:55 AM
Gerberding Julie L.EVP Strat Comm, Gl Pub PolicyMay 15Sale59.669,972594,96345,717May 16 12:33 PM
Watson AshleySVP Chief Ethics & Com OfficerMay 01Option Exercise0.0010,441012,783May 02 12:19 PM
Chattopadhyay SanatExe V-P & Pres. MMDMay 01Option Exercise0.004,009052,609May 02 12:18 PM
Karachun Rita ASr. VP Fince-Global ControllerMay 01Option Exercise0.003,007022,205May 02 12:18 PM
GRADDICK WEIR MIRIAN MExe V-P, HRApr 16Sale58.0024,0001,392,00080,433Apr 17 05:56 PM
WEEKS WENDELL PDirectorFeb 09Option Exercise38.045,000190,2005,100Feb 09 04:48 PM
DeLuca Richard R.EVP&Pres, Merck Animal HealthFeb 09Option Exercise0.008,572045,780Feb 09 04:48 PM
WEEKS WENDELL PDirectorFeb 09Sale53.575,000267,833100Feb 09 04:48 PM