Technical Analysis for MRK - Merck & Company, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 82.515 0.63% 0.52
MRK closed down 0.56 percent on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, on 1.2 times normal volume. Due to the stock's strong downtrend, it may remain oversold for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to buy, don't put too much weight on it being oversold.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Down Down Down
Historical MRK trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.63%
180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup 0.07%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.07%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.07%
Lower Bollinger Band Walk Weakness -0.16%
Inside Day Range Contraction -0.16%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness -0.16%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness -0.16%
New Downtrend Bearish 0.66%
Below Lower BB Weakness 0.66%

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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 Health Solutions Over The Counter Products Food Chain Foot Care Products Luminex Corporation

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 92.64
52 Week Low 72.23
Average Volume 9,352,948
200-Day Moving Average 84.70
50-Day Moving Average 88.36
20-Day Moving Average 85.57
10-Day Moving Average 83.98
Average True Range 1.50
ADX 30.25
+DI 14.48
-DI 40.79
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 87.12
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 85.96
Upper Bollinger Band 89.83
Lower Bollinger Band 81.30
Percent B (%b) 0.08
BandWidth 9.96
MACD Line -1.71
MACD Signal Line -1.31
MACD Histogram -0.3989
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 223.64 Billion
Num Shares 2.73 Billion
EPS 1.85
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 44.32
Price-to-Sales 4.23
Price-to-Book 4.28
PEG Ratio 2.67
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 2.29%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 84.31
Resistance 3 (R3) 84.42 83.77 83.93
Resistance 2 (R2) 83.77 83.18 83.71 83.80
Resistance 1 (R1) 82.88 82.81 82.56 82.77 83.67
Pivot Point 82.23 82.23 82.06 82.17 82.23
Support 1 (S1) 81.34 81.64 81.02 81.23 80.33
Support 2 (S2) 80.69 81.27 80.63 80.20
Support 3 (S3) 79.80 80.69 80.08
Support 4 (S4) 79.69