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  Merck & Co Inc. - NYSE

11/22/2014, 10:48 PM ET
  • Michael Bryant | Send Message 20 Sep 2011

    "Merck speeding up layoffs of many US employees." Big red flag for Merck (MRK). Companies layoff workers because of lack of demand.
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    • 1980XLS | Send Message 20 Sep 2011
      : Laying off workers saves $$,and increases efficiency & productivity. Make the remaining ones sweat with the threat of more layoffs, Bullish.
    • Michael Bryant | Send Message 20 Sep 2011
      : True, but eventually it will hurt the company. Look at MCD after it announced hiring 50,000 workers.
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      Company Description
      Merck & Co Inc is a health care company that delivers health solutions through its prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, animal health, and consumer care products.