About

Merck & Co.

country: USA

currency: USD

industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology

website: http://www.merck.com

ISIN:

exchange: New York

dividend yield: 3.36%
(calculation: dividend last fiscal year)

stock price: USD 73.890
(2 December 2021)

p/e ratio: 26.6


percentage off 3 year high: -19.7%

 

payout frequency: quarterly

payout month(s): January April July October

withholding tax rate: 30.0%

 

fiscal year (Dec.)

earnings per share
dividends per share
dividend growth rate
special dividend



yield high
yield low

payout ratio

2020

2.780
2.480
12.7%




3.8%
2.7%

89%
2019

3.810
2.200
10.6%




3.1%
2.4%

58%
2018

2.320
1.990
5.9%




3.8%
2.5%

86%
2017

0.930
1.880
1.6%




3.5%
2.8%

202%
2016

2.040
1.850
2.8%




8.6%
5.8%

91%
2015

1.560
1.800
1.7%




3.9%
2.8%

115%
2014

4.070
1.770
2.3%




3.6%
2.9%

43%
2013

1.470
1.730
3.0%




4.2%
3.4%

118%
2012

2.160
1.680
7.7%




4.6%
3.5%

78%
2011

2.020
1.560
2.6%




5.3%
4.1%

77%

footnotes:
n.m. = not meaningful

earnings / dividends per share



earnings per share



dividends per share