Technical Analysis for MRK - Merck & Company, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 74.86 0.48% 0.36
MRK closed up 1.54 percent on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, on approximately normal volume.

Earnings due: Feb 1

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 15 20 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.48%
Jan 14 180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup 2.03%
Jan 11 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -0.05%
Jan 11 NR7 Range Contraction -0.05%
Jan 11 Inside Day Range Contraction -0.05%
Jan 10 Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 0.51%
Jan 10 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.51%
Jan 10 MACD Bearish Centerline Cross Bearish 0.51%
Jan 10 MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish 0.51%
Jan 9 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength -0.73%

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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
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 1 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 80.19
52 Week Low 52.6595
Average Volume 13,795,702
200-Day Moving Average 67.0054
50-Day Moving Average 75.4188
20-Day Moving Average 74.6005
10-Day Moving Average 74.998
Average True Range 1.723
ADX 18.24
+DI 14.7894
-DI 25.6466
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 73.911
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 76.059
Upper Bollinger Band 77.0908
Lower Bollinger Band 72.1102
Percent B (%b) 0.48
BandWidth 6.676363
MACD Line -0.2331
MACD Signal Line -0.1235
MACD Histogram -0.1096
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 203.19 Billion
Num Shares 2.73 Billion
EPS 1.85
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 40.27
Price-to-Sales 4.23
Price-to-Book 4.28
PEG Ratio 2.67
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 2.52%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 77.19
Resistance 3 (R3) 77.02 75.95 76.74
Resistance 2 (R2) 75.95 75.27 76.04 76.59
Resistance 1 (R1) 75.23 74.85 75.59 75.40 76.44
Pivot Point 74.16 74.16 74.35 74.25 74.16
Support 1 (S1) 73.44 73.48 73.80 73.61 72.56
Support 2 (S2) 72.37 73.06 72.46 72.41
Support 3 (S3) 71.65 72.37 72.26
Support 4 (S4) 71.82