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Merck KGaA  

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+0.36 (0.55%)
Jul 29 - Close
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Currency in EUR
Range 64.77 - 65.80
52 week 63.11 - 135.45
Open 65.03
Vol / Avg. 573,836.00/180,950.00
Mkt cap 18.49B
P/E 22.60
Div/yield 0.95/1.45
EPS 2.90
Shares 129.24M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
May 15, 2014
Q1 2014 Merck KGAA Earnings Release
May 9, 2014
Merck KGAA Annual Shareholder Meeting

Key stats and ratios

Q1 (Mar '14) 2013
Net profit margin 12.29% 10.90%
Operating margin 17.57% 14.52%
EBITD margin - 32.48%
Return on average assets 6.28% 5.69%
Return on average equity 11.75% 11.25%
Employees 38,273 -
CDP Score - 92 B


Frankfurter Strasse 250
+49-6151-720 (Phone)
+49-6151-722000 (Fax)

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Merck KGaA is a Germany-based company engaged in the pharmaceutical industry. The Company diversifies its activities into four business divisions: Merck Serono; Consumer Health; Merck Millipore, and Performance Materials. Within the Merck Serono division, the Company focuses on therapeutic areas and prescription drugs of chemical and biotechnological origin. The Consumer Health division comprises the over-the-counter products for preventive health care and self-treatment of minor ailments. The Merck Serono and Consumer Health divisions form together the Company's Pharmaceutical business sector. The Merck Millipore division comprises the activities of the Millipore Corporation. The Performance Materials division consists mainly of the Liquid Crystals and Pigments & Cosmetics business units. On July 1, 2014, it acquired the remaining 30% stake in Peer+ BV. On July 2, 2014, the Company acquired all of the remaining shares that it did not own in AZ Electronic Materials (AZ).

Officers and directors

Rolf Krebs Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Age: 74
Karl-Ludwig Kley Chairman of the Executive Board, General Partner
Age: 63
Heiner Wilhelm Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Kai Beckmann Member of the Executive Board, Chief Administration Officer, Head of Group Human Resources
Age: 48
Constantin Fest Head of Investor Relations
Stefan Oschmann PhD Member of the Executive Board, General Partner, Head of Pharmaceuticals
Age: 56
Bernd Reckmann Member of the Executive Board, Head of the Chemicals Business Sector, General Partner
Age: 59
Crocifissa Attardo Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Mechthild Auge Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Johannes Baillou Member of the Supervisory Board