MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MRK.XETRA)

Exchange: XETRA
Currency: EUR

Price: 188.95 (Close)



52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
134.50 – 231.50 192.90 0.53
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
1.85 0.98% 2022-04-25
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
26.89 7.03 3.85%
Low Volatility
Dividend Growth


MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien operates in the healthcare, life science, and performance materials sectors worldwide. It offers prescription medicines to treat cancer, multiple sclerosis, infertility, growth deficiencies, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular and thyroid diseases, as well as squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck; diagnostics and prescription drugs for allergen immunotherapy; and fertility treatments. The company also provides life science products and services for use in the discovery, development, and manufacture of drug therapies, as well as in laboratories; and specialty chemicals for use in displays, computer chips, surfaces, Integrated circuits, microelectronic systems, anti-reflection coatings, and cosmetics. It has alliances with Pfizer Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Intrexon Corporation, Avillion LLP., F-star Delta Ltd, SFJ Pharmaceuticals Group, Alibaba Health, Checkmate Pharmaceuticals, Solvias, and Leap Therapeutics, Inc.; a collaboration with Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited; a co-development agreement with Oncolytics Biotech Inc.; a partnership with GlucoMe LTD; and collaboration agreements with Phosplatin Therapeutics LLC and Vyriad Inc. The company was founded in 1668 and is headquartered in Darmstadt, Germany. MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien is a subsidiary of E. Merck Kommanditgesellschaft.


Sector: Industry:
Healthcare Drug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

17 – 19 percentile


2 – 1 percentile


10 – 1 percentile


6 – 1 percentile

Controversy level



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Dividend Safety Metrics

Latest EPS 7.03
Annual Payout 1.85
Payout Ratio 26.32%
Dividend growth 2 Years
Dividend Score 0
Dividend Coverage Ratio 3.80
Altman-Z score 0.00


MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MRK.XETRA) Valuation

MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien current dividend yield of 0.98% is -10% below its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 1.09% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock looks overvalued today.

MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MRK.XETRA) Performance

The chart below displays the total price return(%) of MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien for different periods:


MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MRK.XETRA) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien for different periods:


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
0.98 1.85 26.32% 2 Years


Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 3.85%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 5.92%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 1.14%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2021 1.400 7.7%
2020 1.300 4.0%
2019 1.250 0.0%
2018 1.250 4.2%
2017 1.200 14.3%
2016 1.050 5.0%
2015 1.000 -47.4%
2014 1.900 11.8%
2013 1.700 13.3%
2012 1.500 20.0%
2011 1.250 25.0%
2010 1.000 -33.3%
2009 1.500 25.0%
2008 1.200 33.3%

MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MRK.XETRA) Dividend Payment History