Posts Tagged ‘Merck’

Merck & Company Inc. (MRK) Reports Earnings

Merck & Co. today reported that its third-quarter profit plunged 35 percent because of competition from generic drugs, lower sales of its top-selling medicine, and restructuring and acquisition charges. Still, it beat profit expectations, but sharply lowered its own forecast for the full year, sending shares down. Merck said net income was $1.12 billion, or [...]

Market Happenings For Monday, June 17, 2013

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include just Boeing (BA) and 3M (MMM). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows. The Market Friday the Dow closed down -105.90 (-0.70%) at 15,070.18. Last week DJIA was down -1.2%, Nasdaq -1.3%, S&P 500 -1.0% and Russell 2000 -0.6%, Year-to-date DJIA is up +15.0%, Nasdaq +13.4%, S&P [...]

Global Economic Slowdown: Market Happenings for Thursday, July 12, 2012

Premarket, futures are down on fears of a global economic slowdown. Gainers this morning include MRK, EA, CAH, ORCL and BA while losers include FITB, WPX, HCBK, SWY and CTSH. The Market Shares of Merck (MRK) are up more than 3% in premarket trading, after the pharmaceutical giant’s osteoporosis drug Odanacatib showed positive results in [...]