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Market Cap $M165,098Revenue $M42,237Net Margin (%)28.2Z-Score3.9
Enterprise Value $M170,926EPS $4.1Operating Margin %13.4F-Score5
P/E(ttm))14.2Cash Flow Per Share $6.3Pre-tax Margin (%)40.9Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.410-y EBITDA Growth Rate %5.4Quick Ratio1.5Cash flow > EarningsN
Price/Sales4.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.0Current Ratio1.8Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow7.1y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %90.6ROA % (ttm)11.6Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %3.0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)24.6Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %43.0Shares Outstanding M2,838ROI % (ttm)6.0Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with MRK

Number of guru portfolios checked: 85. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
MRKVanguard Health Care Fund 2014-12-31 Add0.32%$53.43 - $61.88
($58.42)
$ 58.340%Add 7.08%35,788,048
MRKJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Add0.23%$53.43 - $61.88
($58.42)
$ 58.340%Add 94.88%1,045,652
MRKPRIMECAP Management 2014-12-31 Buy 0.04%$53.43 - $61.88
($58.42)
$ 58.340%New holding, 700000 sh.700,000
MRKRay Dalio 2014-12-31 Add$53.43 - $61.88
($58.42)
$ 58.340%Add 45.26%20,541
MRKIrving Kahn 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.54%$53.43 - $61.88
($58.42)
$ 58.340%Reduce -5.08%1,052,807
MRKJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.16%$53.43 - $61.88
($58.42)
$ 58.340%Reduce -99.16%9,050
MRKJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.24%$55.64 - $61.18
($58.89)
$ 58.34-1%Add 323%536,550
MRKRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Buy 0.01%$55.64 - $61.18
($58.89)
$ 58.34-1%New holding, 14141 sh.14,141
MRKJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.1%$55.64 - $61.18
($58.89)
$ 58.34-1%Reduce -38.25%1,083,826
MRKGeorge Soros 2014-09-30 Sold Out -0.04%$55.64 - $61.18
($58.89)
$ 58.34-1%Sold Out0
MRKKen Fisher 2014-06-30 Add0.7%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%Add 791.55%6,464,243
MRKJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.09%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%Add 3456.04%126,844
MRKGeorge Soros 2014-06-30 Buy 0.04%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%New holding, 86800 sh.86,800
MRKVanguard Health Care Fund 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.28%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%Reduce -4.85%33,889,948
MRKDodge & Cox 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.23%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%Reduce -10.01%35,960,137
MRKJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.07%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%Reduce -21.54%1,755,082
MRKDavid Dreman 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.02%$54.83 - $59.62
($57.16)
$ 58.342%Sold Out0
MRKJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-03-31 Add0.34%$49.49 - $57.47
($54.09)
$ 58.348%Add 15820.6%2,236,839
MRKDavid Dreman 2014-03-31 Buy 0.02%$49.49 - $57.47
($54.09)
$ 58.348%New holding, 4431 sh.4,431
MRKJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Buy $49.49 - $57.47
($54.09)
$ 58.348%New holding, 3567 sh.3,567
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

MRK is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
MRK PRIMECAP Management 2014-12-31700,0000.020.04New Buy
MRK Joel Greenblatt 2014-12-311,045,6520.040.48+94.88%
MRK Ray Dalio 2014-12-3120,54100.01+45.26%
MRK Vanguard Health Care Fund 2014-12-3135,788,0481.264.8+7.08%
MRK Ken Fisher 2014-12-316,640,5100.230.78+1.64%
MRK James Barrow 2014-12-3122,856,9340.81.7+0.39%
MRK NWQ Managers 2014-12-3183,82800.06+0.02%
MRK Ruane Cunniff 2014-12-314,78400
MRK Richard Snow 2014-12-315,37500.01
MRK Prem Watsa 2014-12-3112,00000.04
MRK Brian Rogers 2014-12-316,625,7000.231.4
MRK Charles Brandes 2014-12-312,306,8400.081.8-0.58%
MRK Robert Bruce 2014-12-31259,4000.014.1-2.11%
MRK Dodge & Cox 2014-12-3133,616,0931.181.8-4.11%
MRK Irving Kahn 2014-12-311,052,8070.0410.3-5.08%
MRK Mario Gabelli 2014-12-31144,4080.010.04-11.25%
MRK Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-12-319,05000-99.16%
MRK Mark Hillman 2013-12-3117,80701.3
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MRK: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEO 2015-02-18Sell5,164$58.67-0.6view
Deese Willie AExe V-P & Pres. MMD 2015-02-11Sell135,864$58.56-0.41view
WENDELL PETER CDirector 2015-02-09Sell5,000$58.76-0.75view
Schechter Adam HEVP & Pres-Global Human Health 2015-01-15Sell74,200$62.48-6.66view
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEO 2015-01-09Sell8,840$62.47-6.64view
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEO 2014-12-10Sell9,846$60-2.8view
Kuhlik Bruce NExe V-P & Gen Counsel 2014-12-08Sell50,000$62-5.94view
LAZARUS ROCHELLE BDirector 2014-11-26Sell10,000$59.63-2.2view
WEEKS WENDELL PDirector 2014-11-24Sell5,000$59.13-1.37view
FRAZIER KENNETH CChairman, President & CEO 2014-11-10Sell10,000$57.980.59view

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    Quarterly/Annual Reports about MRK:

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