12/9/2019  4:49:00 PM Chg. -0.85 Volume Bid4:49:22 PM Ask4:49:22 PM Market Capitalization Dividend Y. P/E Ratio
103.50EUR -0.81% 197,807
Turnover: 20.57 mill.
103.50Bid Size: 230 103.55Ask Size: 1,079 13.49 bill.EUR 1.20% 13.45

Business description

Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 52,000 employees work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions. Founded in 1668, Merck is the world's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company. The founding family remains the majority owner of the publicly listed corporate group. Merck, Darmstadt, Germany holds the global rights to the Merck name and brand. The only exceptions are the United States and Canada, where the company operates as EMD Serono, MilliporeSigma and EMD Performance Materials.

Management board & Supervisory board

Dr. Stefan Oschmann
Management board
Marcus Kuhnert, Belén Garijo, Dr. Kai Beckmann, Udit Batra
Supervisory board
Dr. Wolfgang Büchele, Michael Fletterich, Anne Lange, Christian Raabe, Daniel Thelen, Dietmar Oeter, Edeltraud Glänzer, Gabriele Eismann, Helene von Roeder, Helga Rübsamen-Schaeff, Jürgen Glaser, Michael Kleinemeier, Peter Emanuel Merck, Renate Koehler, Sascha Held, Simon Thelen

Company data

Name: Merck KGaA
Address: Frankfurter Str. 250,D-64293 Darmstadt
Phone: +49-6151-72-0
Fax: +49-6151-72-2000
E-mail: service@merckgroup.com
Internet: www.merck.de
Industry: Healthcare
Sector: Pharmaceutical Industry
Sub sector: Pharmaceuticals
End of financial year: 12/31
Free Float: 69.82%
IPO date: 10/20/1995

Investor relations

Name: Constantin Fest
IR phone: +49-6151-72-3321
IR Fax: +49-6151-72-91-3321
IR e-mail: investor.relations@m...oup.com investor.relations@merckgroup.com

Company calendar

CW 10 | 3/5/2020 Financial Statement Press Conference
CW 10 | 3/5/2020 4th Quarter/Annual Report
CW 17 | 4/24/2020 General Shareholder Meeting
CW 20 | 5/14/2020 Interim Report 1st Quarter/3 Months
CW 32 | 8/6/2020 Interim Report 2nd Quarter/6 Months

Main Shareholders

BlackRock, Inc.
Franklin Resources, Inc.
State Street Corporation
Sun Life Financial
Deutsche Bank
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Crédit Agricole S.A
Templeton Global Advisors Limited