Technical Analysis for MRK - Merck & Company, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 84.735 1.12% 0.94
MRK closed down 0.77 percent on Thursday, October 17, 2019, on approximately normal volume. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.

Earnings due: Oct 29

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Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Flat Up
See historical MRK trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
50 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.12%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 1.12%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 1.12%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 1.12%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.12%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.34%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.34%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.34%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.34%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -0.36%

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Merck & Co., Inc. provides various health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, animal health, and consumer care products worldwide. It offers human health pharmaceutical products, such as therapeutic and preventive agents for the treatment of human disorders in the areas of cardiovascular, diabetes and obesity, respiratory, women's health and endocrine, inflammatory and infectious diseases, oncology, ophthalmology, and others. The company also provides vaccines, including preventive pediatric, adolescent, and adult vaccines. In addition, it discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets animal health products comprising vaccines, antibiotics, and anti-inflammatory drugs for respiratory diseases, as well as products for the treatment of fertility disorders. Further, the company manufactures and sells over-the-counter products consisting of non-drowsy antihistamines; decongestant-free cold/flu medicine for people with high blood pressure; nasal decongestant spray; and products for occasional constipation and frequent heartburn. Additionally, it offers foot care products, including topical antifungal, and foot and sneaker odor/wetness products; and sun care products, such as sun care lotions, sprays, and dry oils. The company serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, government agencies, physicians, physician distributors, veterinarians, animal producers, food chain and mass merchandiser outlets, club stores, and specialty channels, as well as managed health care providers, such as health maintenance organizations, pharmacy benefit managers, and other institutions. It has a collaboration with Sanofi Pasteur S.A. and Abide Therapeutics, Inc.; and has a collaboration and license agreement with Luminex Corporation. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey.
Medicine Health Life Sciences Pharmaceutical Industry Diabetes Medication Obesity Antibiotics Animal Health Products Cac 40 Vaccine Respiratory Diseases Sanofi Drug Wholesalers Foot Care Products Over The Counter Products Food Chain Health Solutions Luminex Corporation Sun Care Products
Is MRK a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 2 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 87.35
52 Week Low 66.1
Average Volume 7,569,670
200-Day Moving Average 81.1417
50-Day Moving Average 84.4932
20-Day Moving Average 83.905
10-Day Moving Average 84.294
Average True Range 1.3375
ADX 10.46
+DI 20.9288
-DI 25.8335
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 81.8575
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 84.55250000000001
Upper Bollinger Band 85.6118
Lower Bollinger Band 82.1982
Percent B (%b) 0.47
BandWidth 4.068411
MACD Line 0.0788
MACD Signal Line -0.0296
MACD Histogram 0.1084
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 228.55 Billion
Num Shares 2.73 Billion
EPS 1.85
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 45.30
Price-to-Sales 4.23
Price-to-Book 4.28
PEG Ratio 2.67
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 2.24%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 85.17
Resistance 3 (R3) 85.30 84.98 84.94
Resistance 2 (R2) 84.98 84.63 84.91 84.87
Resistance 1 (R1) 84.39 84.41 84.23 84.26 84.79
Pivot Point 84.06 84.06 83.98 84.00 84.06
Support 1 (S1) 83.47 83.71 83.31 83.34 82.81
Support 2 (S2) 83.15 83.50 83.08 82.73
Support 3 (S3) 82.56 83.15 82.66
Support 4 (S4) 82.43