MRK:Merck & Co Inc - Stock Price Quote and Dividend Data
LATEST CLOSE STOCK PRICE
Projected 10 Year Dividend Yield3.36%
Dividend Yield 5 Year Average3.07%
Dividend Payout Ratio159.00%
Dividend Payout Ratio 5 yr Average133.00%
Dividend Growth Rate 3 yr Average3.22%
Dividend Growth Rate 5 yr Average2.85%
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$52.83 - $80.86
Percent Held by Institutions69.97%
PE Ratio to Industry64%
Debt-Equity to Industry1.48%
Total Return Last 12 Months52.67%
Total Return Last 3 Years71.46%
Total Return Last 5 Years61.75%
Latest Trade DateFeb. 22, 2019
No Data available for Payment History.
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.
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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