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Merck & Co., Inc.


Community Rating: 3 Stars: Appealing

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Today's Open $57.32
Previous Close $57.50
Daily Range $56.85 - $57.82
52-Week Range $44.60 - $58.32
Market Cap $169.2B
P/E Ratio 39.12
Dividend (Yield) $1.76 (3.1%)
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Volume 6,714,791
Average Daily Volume 11,382,397
Current FY EPS $3.46

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alcear (< 20)
Submitted April 29, 2011

rotation into healthcare

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nitraMcoD (3.53)
Submitted August 25, 2006

There are fundamental shifts occurring in the industry that will eat away at the efficiencies MRK currently enjoys. While their response to these shifts will be correct, their size will slow down thei … More

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Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Description

A global research-driven pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, manufactures and markets a range of innovative products to improve human and animal health. Website: http://www.merck.com/

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