Merck (MRK) Stock Dividend Data

$59.80 -0.31 (-0.52%)
Volume: 870,590 (Avg: 7,255,132)
Quote time: Sep 02, 2014 9:50am
Annual Payout 1.76
Dividend Yield 2.94%
Payout Frequency Quarterly
52-week Low / High 44.62 / 60.58
% Off 52-week High -1.29%
Open Price 59.73
Previous Close 60.11
Day's Range 59.73 - 60.10
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Recent & Upcoming Dividend Payouts for MRK

AmountEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePay DateDeclare DateQualified? [?]Type
$0.44 9/11/2014 9/15/2014 10/7/2014 7/23/2014 Yes Regular
$0.44 6/12/2014 6/16/2014 7/8/2014 5/27/2014 Yes Regular
$0.44 3/13/2014 3/17/2014 4/7/2014 2/25/2014 Yes Regular
$0.44 12/12/2013 12/16/2013 1/8/2014 11/26/2013 Yes Regular
red triangle MRK has been increasing its dividend at least once per year since 2012.

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Merck (MRK) Profile

Merck & Co., Inc (MRK) is a Whitehouse Station, NJ based pharmaceutical company founded in 1891. The company is a global health care company that delivers health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, animal health, and consumer care products, which it markets directly and through its joint ventures. It is one of the seven largest pharmaceutical companies in the world measured by market capitalization. Merck relies heavily on patent protection, and when market exclusivity on their products expire the company generally sees heavy losses in sales. As well, Merck relies on R&D to produce commercially successful products. Merck is largely affected by regulations on its products. Merck has been paying a dividend since 1970, and has increased its dividends annually since then, except for when dividends remained stable from 2007 through 2009. Merck pays its dividends quarterly.

Historical Dividend Data for Merck (MRK)

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