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MRK:Merck & Co Inc - Stock Quote and Dividend Data

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$76.48

EXCHANGE

NYSE

SECTOR

Health Care

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Merck & Co Inc Dividend Information
Trailing 12 Month Dividend Yield2.88%
Projected 10 Year Dividend Yield3.55%
Dividend Yield 5 Year Average3.10%
Dividend Rate$2.20
Dividend Payout Ratio159.00%
Dividend Payout Ratio 5 yr Average116.00%
Dividend Growth Rate 3 yr Average3.22%
Dividend Growth Rate 5 yr Average2.85%
Dividend AllStar™ Ranking
Consecutive Dividend Increases6 Years
Stock Split Date & FactorFeb. 17, 1999 & 0.5000
Dividend Payment TypeStock Split
Dividend Declaration DateOct. 25, 2018
Dividend Ex DateDec. 14, 2018
Dividend Record DateDec. 17, 2018
Dividend Pay DateJan. 08, 2019
Dividend Amount Current$0.550
Dividend Amount Previous$0.480
Dividends Paid in the Last 12 Months4
First Dividend Paid1935

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Merck & Co Inc Stock Information
Latest Close Price$76.48
52-Week Low/High$52.83 - $80.19
Percent Held by Institutions69.97%
Revenue$52,523,000,000
Net Income$5,297,000,000
Cash Flow$2,793,000,000
EPS0.73%
Market Cap$198,876,832,960
PE Ratio61
PE Ratio to Industry62%
Debt-Equity Ratio73.00%
Debt-Equity to Industry1.39%
Total Return Last 12 Months40.10%
Total Return Last 3 Years57.49%
Total Return Last 5 Years77.33%
Latest Trade DateDec. 14, 2018
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Merck & Co Inc Other Details

Merck & Co. is a global health care company that provides health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies and animal health products. Co.'s operations are comprised of four operating segments: pharmaceutical, which includes human health pharmaceutical and vaccine products; animal health, which discovers, develops, manufactures and markets animal health products, including vaccines, which Co. sells to veterinarians, distributors and animal producers; healthcare services, which provides services and solutions that focus on engagement, health analytics and clinical services; and alliances.

Web Sitewww.merck.com
SectorHealth Care
SegmentPharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
IndustryPharmaceuticals
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Dividend Re-Investment PlanNo
Re-Investment Agentwellsfargo.com
Direct Purchase Minimum$350
Optional Cash Pay Min-Max$50 - $50,000/yr
Optional Cash Payment FrequencyWeekly
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Merck & Co Inc Dividend Stock News and Updates

Oct. 26, 2018DIVIDEND RATE INCREASE: Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK) on 10-26-2018 increased dividend rate > 3% from $1.92 to $2.20

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Oct. 25, 2018DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT: Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK) on 10-25-2018 declared a dividend of $0.5500 per share

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Jul. 24, 2018DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT: Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK) on 07-24-2018 declared a dividend of $0.4800 per share

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