Technical Analysis for MRK - Merck & Company, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 61.28 0.25% 0.15
MRK closed up 0.25 percent on Friday, January 19, 2018, on approximately normal volume. It was able to bounce off of its 200 day moving average, an important long-term support line.

Earnings due: Feb 2

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ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Flat Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 19 200 DMA Support Bullish 0.00%
Jan 19 1,2,3 Pullback Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 19 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 19 Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 19 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Jan 19 Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 19 Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Jan 18 200 DMA Support Bullish 0.25%
Jan 18 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.25%
Jan 18 Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.25%

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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.
Is MRK a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 65.8499
52 Week Low 53.1777
Average Volume 12,431,485
200-Day Moving Average 61.007
50-Day Moving Average 56.1294
20-Day Moving Average 57.7265
10-Day Moving Average 59.052
Average True Range 1.0514
ADX 34.78
+DI 44.98
-DI 13.3
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 60.6258
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 59.1142
Upper Bollinger Band 61.8128
Lower Bollinger Band 53.6402
Percent B (%b) 0.93
BandWidth 14.157449
MACD Line 1.3199
MACD Signal Line 0.782
MACD Histogram 0.5379
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 167.13 Billion
Num Shares 2.73 Billion
EPS 1.85
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 33.12
Price-to-Sales 4.23
Price-to-Book 4.28
PEG Ratio 2.67
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 3.07%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 62.54
Resistance 3 (R3) 62.47 61.97 62.33
Resistance 2 (R2) 61.97 61.65 62.01 62.26
Resistance 1 (R1) 61.63 61.45 61.38 61.70 62.19
Pivot Point 61.13 61.13 61.01 61.17 61.13
Support 1 (S1) 60.79 60.81 60.54 60.86 60.37
Support 2 (S2) 60.29 60.61 60.33 60.30
Support 3 (S3) 59.95 60.29 60.23
Support 4 (S4) 60.02