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Merck: No Real Upside Catalysts On The Horizon

This article refers to the German Merck KGaA (OTC:MKGAF). The more well known U.S. Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK) used to be part of Merck in the past, but has been expropriated during the First World War, and both companies have been separated ever since. Merck KGaA holds the global rights to the Merck name and brand with the exception of the U.S. and Canada, where it is known as EMD. Merck is actually the world's oldest existing chemical and pharmaceutical company, founded in 1668!

Company Overview

Merck is a pharmaceutical and specialty chemical company with combined revenue of €11.1B ($14.6B) in 2013, an EBIT of €1,611M ($2,127M) and a net income of €1,209M ($1,596M). Total...

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