MRK:Merck & Co Inc - Stock Price Quote and Dividend Data
LATEST CLOSE STOCK PRICE
Projected 10 Year Dividend Yield4.55%
Dividend Yield 5 Year Average3.00%
Dividend Payout Ratio65.00%
Dividend Payout Ratio 5 yr Average134.00%
Dividend Growth Rate 3 yr Average4.26%
Dividend Growth Rate 5 yr Average3.46%
Dividend AllStar™ Ranking
Consecutive Dividend Increases7 Years
Dividend Payment TypeStock Split
Dividend Declaration DateJan. 29, 2019
Dividend Ex DateMar. 14, 2019
Dividend Record DateMar. 15, 2019
Dividend Pay DateApr. 05, 2019
Dividend Amount Current$0.550
Dividend Amount Previous$0.550
Dividends Paid in the Last 12 Months4
First Dividend Paid1935
52-Week Low/High Stock Price$58.03 - $83.85
Percent Held by Institutions69.97%
PE Ratio to Industry39%
Debt-Equity to Industry1.70%
Total Return Last 12 Months42.07%
Total Return Last 3 Years57.50%
Total Return Last 5 Years60.03%
Latest Trade DateMay. 22, 2019
No Data available for Payment History.
Merck & Co. is a global health care company that delivers health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies and animal health products. Co.'s reportable segments are: Pharmaceutical, which includes human health pharmaceutical products that consist of therapeutic and preventive agents for the treatment of human disorders, and vaccine products that consist of preventive pediatric, adolescent and adult vaccines; and Animal Health, which discovers, develops, manufactures and markets animal health products, including pharmaceutical and vaccine products, for the prevention, treatment and control of disease in various main livestock and companion animal species.
SegmentPharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
Dividend AllStar™ Ranking
Direct Purchase Minimum$350
Optional Cash Pay Min-Max$50 - $50,000/yr
Optional Cash Payment FrequencyWeekly
Jan. 29, 2019DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT: Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK) on 01-29-2019 declared a dividend of $0.5500 per shareRead more...
Oct. 26, 2018DIVIDEND RATE INCREASE: Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK) on 10-26-2018 increased dividend rate > 3% from $1.92 to $2.20Read more...
Oct. 25, 2018DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT: Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK) on 10-25-2018 declared a dividend of $0.5500 per shareRead more...
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