Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by DZ Bank AG in a report issued on Wednesday.

A number of other brokerages also recently weighed in on MRK. Commerzbank AG set a €101.00 ($108.60) target price on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Bankhaus Lampe set a €102.00 ($109.68) target price on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. BNP Paribas set a €114.00 ($122.58) price target on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 30th. Citigroup Inc. set a €115.00 ($123.66) price target on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 29th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €96.00 ($103.23) price target on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, November 11th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. Merck KGaA presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of €101.60 ($109.24).

Analyst Recommendations for Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK)

Shares of Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK) opened at 94.314 on Wednesday. Merck KGaA has a one year low of €70.87 and a one year high of €100.00. The firm’s 50-day moving average is €95.63 and its 200-day moving average is €92.89. The company has a market cap of €41.01 billion and a PE ratio of 29.510.

Merck KGaA Company Profile

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