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merck & co. inc. (MRK) Snapshot

Open
$59.81
Previous Close
$59.66
Day High
$59.81
Day Low
$58.99
52 Week High
09/8/14 - $61.33
52 Week Low
12/17/13 - $47.61
Market Cap
168.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
9.0M
EPS TTM
$3.51
Shares Outstanding
2.9B
EX-Date
09/11/14
P/E TM
16.8x
Dividend
$1.76
Dividend Yield
2.98%
Current Stock Chart for MERCK & CO. INC. (MRK)

merck & co. inc. (MRK) Details

Merck & Co., Inc. provides various health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, animal health, and consumer care products worldwide. The company’s Pharmaceutical segment offers human health pharmaceutical products, such as therapeutic and preventive agents for the treatment of human disorders in the areas of cardiovascular, diabetes and obesity, respiratory, women's health and endocrine, inflammatory and infectious diseases, oncology, ophthalmology, immunology, infectious diseases, and others. This segment also provides vaccines, including preventive pediatric, adolescent, and adult vaccines. Its Animal Health segment discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets animal health products comprising vaccines, antibiotics, and anti-inflammatory drugs for respiratory diseases, as well as products for the treatment of fertility disorders. The company’s Consumer Care segment develops, manufactures, and sells over-the-counter products consisting of non-drowsy antihistamines; decongestant-free cold/flu medicine for people with high blood pressure; nasal decongestant sprays; and products for occasional constipation, frequent heartburn, and overactive bladder in women; foot care products, including topical antifungal, and foot and sneaker odor/wetness products; and sun care products, such as sun care lotions, sprays, and dry oils. The company serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, government agencies, physicians, physician distributors, veterinarians, animal producers, food chain and mass merchandiser outlets, club stores, and specialty channels, as well as managed health care providers, such as health maintenance organizations, pharmacy benefit managers, and other institutions. It has collaborations with AstraZeneca LP, Pfizer Inc., Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd., Sanofi Pasteur S.A., and Sysmex Inostics GmbH. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey.

77,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/14
Founded in 1891

merck & co. inc. (MRK) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
Executive Vice President and President of Mer...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Executive Vice President and President of Glo...
Total Annual Compensation: $957.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

merck & co. inc. (MRK) Key Developments

Merck & Co. Inc. Presents at Jefferies 2014 Global Healthcare Conference: London, Nov-20-2014 03:00 PM

Merck & Co. Inc. Presents at Jefferies 2014 Global Healthcare Conference: London, Nov-20-2014 03:00 PM. Venue: The Waldorf Hilton, Aldwych, London, United Kingdom.

Merck & Co. Inc. Presents at 2014 Debt Capital Markets and Derivatives Conference, Nov-20-2014 02:20 PM

Merck & Co. Inc. Presents at 2014 Debt Capital Markets and Derivatives Conference, Nov-20-2014 02:20 PM. Venue: The Plaza Hotel, Fifth Avenue at Central Park South, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Mark E. McDonough, Vice President and Treasurer.

Merck & Co. Inc. Presents at MainFirst Paris Conference, Nov-18-2014

Merck & Co. Inc. Presents at MainFirst Paris Conference, Nov-18-2014 . Venue: Châteauform' City Monceau Vélasquez, 2 avenue Vélasquez, F-75008 Paris, France. Speakers: Julia Schwientek, IR.

 

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