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Last $60.89 USD
Change Today +1.19 / 1.99%
Volume 20.0M
MRK On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:04 PM 05/29/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

Audit Committee* - merck & co. inc. (MRK)

Name (Connections)Board RelationshipsTitleKey Developments
Leslie Brun 43 RelationshipsIndependent Director, Chairman of Audit Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility CommitteeMerck & Co. Inc. Updates Status of VIOXX Litigation and SEC Inquiry
01/28/05
Wendell Weeks 39 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Audit Committee and Member of Research CommitteeSEC Announces Formal Probe of Merck's Vioxx Recall
02/8/05
Thomas Cech Ph.D. 11 RelationshipsIndependent Director, Member of Audit Committee and Member of Research Committee 
C. Kidder 58 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Audit Committee and Member of Research Committee 

Compensation Committee* - merck & co. inc. (MRK)

Name (Connections)Board RelationshipsTitle
Thomas Glocer 203 RelationshipsDirector, Chairman of Compensation & Benefits Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee
William Harrison Jr. 236 RelationshipsLead Director, Chairman of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee and Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee
Carlos Represas 49 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee
Peter Wendell 19 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Research Committee and Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee
MRK Compensation vs. Industry
1.5M
443.6K
Chief Executive Officer
650.4K
293.6K
Chief Financial Officer
Share price activity for MERCK & CO. INC. (MRK)
52 Week Price Performance
MRK
Industry Average

Nominating Committee* - merck & co. inc. (MRK)

Name (Connections)Board RelationshipsTitleKey Developments
William Harrison Jr. 236 RelationshipsLead Director, Chairman of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee and Member of Compensation & Benefits CommitteeMerck & Co. Inc. Announces Executive Changes
12/19/14
Thomas Glocer 203 RelationshipsDirector, Chairman of Compensation & Benefits Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility CommitteeMerck Appoints Julie Gerberding as Executive Vice President for Strategic Communications, Global Public Policy and Population Health
12/10/14
Leslie Brun 43 RelationshipsIndependent Director, Chairman of Audit Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility CommitteeMerck & Co Appoints Giri Giridhar as Senior Director (Finance) and Board Member for the Global Pharma India Arm
09/12/14
Rochelle Lazarus 465 RelationshipsDirector and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility CommitteeMerck Appoints Michael J. Holston as General Counsel, Effective July 01, 2015
06/23/14
Carlos Represas 49 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility CommitteeMerck Announces Executive Changes, Effective from April 23, 2014
03/27/14

Corporate Governance Committee* - merck & co. inc. (MRK)

Name (Connections)Board RelationshipsTitle
Leslie Brun 43 RelationshipsDirector, Chairman of Compensation & Benefits Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee
Thomas Glocer 203 RelationshipsLead Director, Chairman of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee and Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee
William Harrison Jr. 236 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee and Member of Governance, Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility Committee
Rochelle Lazarus 465 RelationshipsDirector, Member of Research Committee and Member of Compensation & Benefits Committee
Carlos Represas 49 Relationships--
MRK and Competitor
Insiders vs. External
Board
8%
92%
Merck & Co. Inc.
7%
93%
Gilead Sciences Inc.
8%
92%
Pfizer Inc.
23%
77%
GlaxoSmithKline plc
10%
90%
3M Company
6%
94%
L'Oreal SA
Insiders
External Board Members

Executive Committee* - merck & co. inc. (MRK)

Name (Connections)Board RelationshipsTitle
David Anstice 134 RelationshipsFormer Executive Vice President of Strategy Initiatives
Marcia Avedon Ph.D. 39 RelationshipsFormer Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Willie Deese 14 RelationshipsExecutive Vice President and President of Merck Manufacturing Division
Kenneth Frazier 41 RelationshipsChairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Mirian Graddick-Weir Ph.D. 11 RelationshipsExecutive Vice President of Human Resources
Bridgette Heller 8 RelationshipsFormer Executive Vice President and President of Merck Consumer Care
Peter Kim Ph.D. 0 RelationshipsFormer Executive Vice President and President of Merck Research Laboratories
Judy Lewent 82 RelationshipsFormer Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Head of Strategic Planning and Member of Management Committee
Peter Löscher MBA 59 RelationshipsFormer Member of Management Committee and President of Global Human Health
Adel Mahmoud M.D., Ph.D. 103 RelationshipsFormer Chief Medical Advisor of Vaccines & Infectious Diseases
Margaret McGlynn R.Ph 55 RelationshipsFormer President of Merck Vaccines & Infectious Diseases
J. Scalet 7 RelationshipsFormer Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President of Global Process & Services
Bradley Sheares Ph.D. 46 RelationshipsFormer Member of Management Committee, President of U S Human Health and President of USHH Operations
Per Wold-Olsen MBA 51 RelationshipsFormer Member of Executive Committee, President of Human Health-Europe, Middle East & Africa and President of Human Health -Europe, Middle East Africa, Latin America & Canada
Management Effectiveness Relative to the Industry
Return on Equity
1.2x
Return on Assets
0.7x
Return on Total Capital
0.6x
TEV/Total Revenue(LTM)
0.6x
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Company Last Change
3M Co $159.08 USD -1.79
Gilead Sciences Inc $112.27 USD -0.58
GlaxoSmithKline PLC 1,454 GBp -6.50
L'Oreal SA €171.95 EUR -4.55
Pfizer Inc $34.75 USD +0.31
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Industry Analysis

MRK

Industry Average

Valuation MRK Industry Range
Price/Earnings 15.8x
Price/Sales 4.2x
Price/Book 3.6x
Price/Cash Flow 15.4x
TEV/Sales 3.0x
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