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Merck

Merck
1970 FOUNDED
PUBLIC STATUS
50K-55K EMPLOYEES
MRK STOCK SYMBOL
62 INVESTMENTS
$132.65 SHARE PRICE (As of Friday Closing)
Description

Merck KGaA operates in three main segments: life sciences, performance materials, and healthcare. The life sciences segment provides laboratory consumables and instruments to researchers in academia and applied fields, including the biopharmaceutical industry. In its performance materials segment, the company offers specialty materials to manufacture a variety of products, such as semiconductors, flat-screen televisions, automobiles, and cosmetics. In the healthcare segment, Merck develops, manufactures, and sells branded pharmaceuticals with significant therapeutic concentrations in oncology, multiple sclerosis, and fertility. In 1995, the E. Merck KG family publicly sold part of the company, resulting in the current 30% public ownership of the firm.

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Drug Discovery
Other Industries
Pharmaceuticals
Specialty Chemicals
Stock Exchange
ETR
Primary Office
  • Frankfurter Straße 250
  • 64293 Darmstadt
  • Germany

+49 06151 000
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Merck Stock Performance

52 wk Range Market Cap Prev. Close EPS Average Volume Shares
$95.91 - $133.54 $57.7B $130.32 $8.96 500K 435M

Merck Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM
30-Sep-2019
FY 2018
31-Dec-2018
FY 2017
31-Dec-2017
FY 2016
31-Dec-2016
Enterprise Value 58,087,072 56,639,343 58,961,749 58,723,013
Revenue 17,662,918 17,507,464 16,371,756 16,618,734
EBITDA 4,353,123 4,191,596 4,761,421 4,878,103
Net Income 3,889,497 3,981,544 2,937,826 1,801,911
Total Assets 46,025,668 42,196,294 42,734,602 40,236,002
Total Debt 13,724,439 10,072,066 12,847,614 13,111,565
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Merck Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
EBITDA
Debt Status

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Merck Competitors (53)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Novartis Corporation Basel, Switzerland 000000 000000000000
00000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Leverkusen, Germany 000000 00.00 000000000 00.00
00000000000 000000 Private Equity-Backed Mexico City, Mexico 000.00 0000000000 000.00
000000000000000 Corporation Brentford, United Kingdom 000000 00000000000
0000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Baton Rouge, LA 000000000000
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Merck Investments & Acquisitions (62)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 000000000 13-Nov-2019 000000000000000000 00000 Drug Discovery
000000000 000000 10-Oct-2019 000000000000000000 Discovery Tools (Healthcare)
000000 00000000000 07-Oct-2019 000000000000000000 Outcome Management (Healthcare)
000000 000000000 07-Oct-2019 000000000000000000 00.00 Specialty Chemicals 0000000 00000000 00.0
Intermolecular 01-Sep-2019 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Application Software 000 00000000 00.0
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Merck Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000 07-Sep-2012 000000000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 00000
0000000 0000000000 18-Jul-2008 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
00000000 11-Jun-2007 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 00000
00000 00000000 000 08-Jun-2006 000000000 00000000 Completed
  • 00000
Prasfarma 15-Sep-2005 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Completed
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Merck Subsidiaries (22)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Versum Materials Specialty Chemicals Tempe, AZ 2015
0000000000 Outcome Management (Healthcare) Kenya 0000
00000 0000000000 0 Accelerator/Incubator Darmstadt, Germany 0000
0000000000 0000000 Other Software Evanston, IL 0000
0000 00000000 Business/Productivity Software Darmstadt, Germany 0000
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Merck Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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Merck Executive Team (41)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Stephan Oschmann Ph.D Chairman of the Executive Board & Chief Executive Officer
Marcus Kuhnert Ph.D Member of the Executive Board & Chief Financial Officer
Rehan Verjee Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer & Chief Strategy Officer
Kai Beckmann Ph.D Chief Administration Officer & Member of the Executive Board
Aatraye Almast Inhouse Consulting

10 Former Executives

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Merck Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
00000 00000000 Self Board Member & Chief Executive Officer, Life Science & Performance Materials 000 0000
000000000 00000 00.0 Merck Chairman 000 0000
0000 00000000 Merck Senior Director, Finance & Board Member 000 0000
000 00000000 00.0 Merck Chief Administration Officer & Member of the Executive Board 000 0000
000000 0000000 00.0 Merck Member of the Executive Board & Chief Financial Officer 000 0000

2 Former Board Members

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