Technical Analysis for MRK - Merck & Company, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 106.17 -0.66% -0.70
MRK closed down 1.58 percent on Thursday, January 26, 2023, on 1.13 times normal volume.
Earnings due: Feb 2
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Down Down

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
MACD Bearish Centerline Cross Bearish 0.00%
Below Lower BB Weakness 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
50 DMA Resistance Bearish -1.58%
New Downtrend Bearish -1.58%
180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup -1.58%
Inside Day Range Contraction -1.58%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish -1.52%
Expansion Pivot Sell Setup Bearish Swing Setup -1.52%
Hammer Candlestick Bullish -1.52%

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Rose Above Lower Bollinger Band 8 minutes ago
Down 1 ATR about 19 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakdown about 23 hours ago
Down 2 % about 23 hours ago
Fell Below Lower Bollinger Band 1 day ago

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Merck & Company, Inc. Description

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.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Drug Manufacturers - Major
Keywords: S&P 500 Medicine Life Sciences Infectious Diseases Diabetes Pharmaceutical Products Medication IBD 50 Antibiotics Dow Jones Component Ophthalmology ETN Animal Health Health Products Vaccines Respiratory Diseases Obesity Amines Lotion Animal Health Products Fertility Cac 40 Health Solutions Constipation Drug Wholesalers Food Chain Health Maintenance Organizations Over The Counter Products Foot 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


Indicator Value
52 Week High 115.49
52 Week Low 72.875
Average Volume 8,569,303
200-Day Moving Average 95.10
50-Day Moving Average 109.17
20-Day Moving Average 110.69
10-Day Moving Average 109.70
Average True Range 2.65
RSI 38.27
ADX 28.37
+DI 10.93
-DI 51.01
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 107.53
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 104.32
Upper Bollinger Bands 114.19
Lower Bollinger Band 107.19
Percent B (%b) -0.04
BandWidth 6.33
MACD Line -0.24
MACD Signal Line 0.41
MACD Histogram -0.6508
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 270.38 Billion
Num Shares 2.53 Billion
EPS 4.53
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 23.60
Price-to-Sales 4.38
Price-to-Book 7.07
PEG Ratio 1.24
Dividend 2.60
Dividend Yield 2.43%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 110.97
Resistance 3 (R3) 111.07 109.81 110.28
Resistance 2 (R2) 109.81 108.77 109.76 110.05
Resistance 1 (R1) 108.34 108.12 107.71 108.24 109.83
Pivot Point 107.08 107.08 106.77 107.03 107.08
Support 1 (S1) 105.61 106.04 104.98 105.51 103.91
Support 2 (S2) 104.35 105.39 104.30 103.69
Support 3 (S3) 102.88 104.35 103.46
Support 4 (S4) 102.78