Merck KGaA (ETR:MRK) Shares Up 1.2%

Merck KGaA (ETR:MRKGet Rating) shot up 1.2% on Friday . The stock traded as high as €162.25 ($176.36) and last traded at €161.35 ($175.38). 154,244 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, The stock had previously closed at €159.45 ($173.32).

Merck KGaA Stock Performance

The company has a market capitalization of $21.51 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.79, a P/E/G ratio of 6.08 and a beta of 0.63. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 40.10, a quick ratio of 0.72 and a current ratio of 1.28. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of €166.08 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of €176.22.

Merck KGaA Company Profile

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MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien operates in the healthcare, life science, and electronics sectors worldwide. It discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical and biological prescription drugs to treat neurology and immunology, oncology, fertility, and cardiology metabolism and endocrinology.

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