Merck & Co., Inc.

Merck & Co., Inc.

Merck & Co., Inc.

Overview
Date Founded

1891

Headquarters

2000 Galloping Hill Road, Kenilworth, NJ, 07033, USA

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

74K

Industries

Pharmaceuticals
Medical Support Services
Wholesale: Consumer Non-Durables/Sundries
Hospitals & Patient Services
Biotechnology

Company Description

Merck & Co., Inc., d.b.a. Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD) outside the United States and Canada, is an American multinational pharmaceutical company headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey. It is named after the Merck family, which set up Merck Group in Germany in 1668. Merck & Co. was established as an American affiliate in 1891.

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Executives & Employees

Chief Executive Officer & President

Executive Chairman

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Chief Information & Digital Officer

Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer

Chief Medical Officer

Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer

Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer

Chief Communications & Public Affairs Officer

Board of Directors

Co-Founder at OneTen

Chief Executive Officer & President at Merck & Co., Inc.

Executive Chairman at 3M Interamerica, Inc.

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Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President at Northrop Grumman Corp.

Director-Cardiovascular Genetics Center at The Brigham & Women's Hospital, Inc.

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CSIM uses various investment strategies and methods of analysis in managing discretionary client accounts and providing recommendations to nondiscretionary clients. When providing recommendations to Charles Schwab Bank (CSB) about the selection, monitoring and removal of sub-advisers or underlying pooled investment vehicles, the firm considers both qualitative and quantitative factors. CSIM seeks to generate current income within the limit of the fund’s investment objective, credit, maturity, liquidity, and diversification policies in choosing securities for the non-US fund. Their credit research department analyzes and monitors the securities that the non-US fund owns or is considering buying.

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WMC relies on their extensive independent research and include portfolio management styles and approaches in equities, fixed income securities, currencies and commodities, as well as asset allocation across these categories. The firm has a number of different disciplines when approaching research and these include asset allocation analysts, currency analysts, data scientists, factor analysts, fixed income credit analysts, fixed income market analysts, global industry analysts and research associates, macro-analysts, quantitative analysts and technical analysts. Their portfolio management teams often include dedicated analysts who evaluate securities and other instruments for suitability based on the team’s investment approach. WMC supplements their internal research with external research from sources such as broker/dealers and third-party research firms. These sources typically provide data, research and analysis and may serve as a gauge of market consensus.

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Franklin Advisers provides advisory services to a range of products and separate accounts which utilize various investment strategies including: equity, fixed income, core, hybrid, and multi-asset strategies. The accounts advised by the firm accommodate a variety of investment goals and risk tolerance – from capital appreciation (with more growth-oriented strategies) to capital preservation (with fixed income strategies). Each portfolio emphasizes different strategies and invests in different types of securities.

Recent Transactions
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Merck & Co., Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. purchase Acceleron Pharma, Inc.

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Merck & Co., Inc., Organon & Co. purchase Alydia Health, Inc.

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Advisors & Consultants
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Chair & Managing Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Clients

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is an American multinational corporation founded in 1886 that develops medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and consumer packaged goods. Its common stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the company is ranked No. 36 on the 2021 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. Johnson & Johnson is one of the world's most valuable companies, and is one of only two U.S.-based companies that has a prime credit rating of AAA, higher than that of the United States government. Johnson & Johnson is headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the consumer division being located in Skillman, New Jersey. The corporation includes some 250 subsidiary companies with operations in 60 countries and products sold in over 175 countries. Johnson & Johnson had worldwide sales of $82.6 billion during calendar year 2020. Johnson & Johnson's brands include numerous household names of medications and first aid supplies. Among its well-known consumer products are the Band-Aid Brand line of bandages, Tylenol medications, Johnson's Baby products, Neutrogena skin and beauty products, Clean & Clear facial wash and Acuvue contact lenses. Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical arm is Janssen Pharmaceutica.

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Key Stats and Financials As of 2020
Market Capitalization
$205B
Total Enterprise Value
$233B
Earnings Per Share
$2.78
Revenue
$48B
EBITDAMargin
33.71%
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
14.31x
TEVNet Income
33.02x
Debt TEV
0.14x
Enterprise Value / Sales
4.86x
Total Debt
$33.5B
Total Equity
$25.4B
EBITDA
$16.2B
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
6.29%
Net Profit
$7.07B
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
$1M +
2017
$5,000 +
2017
Political Donations
$1,000
2014
$1,000
2014
$500
2014
Investments
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Themis Bioscience GmbH operates as a biotechnology company, which engages in the development of prophylactic vaccinations from preclinical to early clinical phase. The firm focuses on the prevention of tropical infectious diseases. Its proprietary Themaxyn technology platform, in-licensed from Paris-based Institute Pasteur, forms the basis of all of the company's vaccine candidates. The company was founded by Erich Tauber in 2009 and is headquartered in Vienna, Austria.

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Executive Partner at Omega Fund Management LLC

Suppliers
Codexis, Inc. Chemicals | Redwood City, CA

Codexis, Inc. is an enzyme engineering company, which engages in the development and sale of therapeutics. It operates through the Performance Enzymes and Novel Biotherapeutics segments. The Performance Enzymes segment commercializes CodeEvolver protein engineering technology platform and products in the pharmaceuticals market. The Novel Biotherapeutics segment targets new opportunities to discover and improve biotherapeutic drug candidates. Its products include screening kits and Codex HiFi Hot Start DNA Polymerase. The company was founded in January 2002 and is headquartered in Redwood City, CA.

Johnson & Johnson Biotechnology | New Brunswick, New Jersey

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is an American multinational corporation founded in 1886 that develops medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and consumer packaged goods. Its common stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the company is ranked No. 36 on the 2021 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. Johnson & Johnson is one of the world's most valuable companies, and is one of only two U.S.-based companies that has a prime credit rating of AAA, higher than that of the United States government. Johnson & Johnson is headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the consumer division being located in Skillman, New Jersey. The corporation includes some 250 subsidiary companies with operations in 60 countries and products sold in over 175 countries. Johnson & Johnson had worldwide sales of $82.6 billion during calendar year 2020. Johnson & Johnson's brands include numerous household names of medications and first aid supplies. Among its well-known consumer products are the Band-Aid Brand line of bandages, Tylenol medications, Johnson's Baby products, Neutrogena skin and beauty products, Clean & Clear facial wash and Acuvue contact lenses. Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical arm is Janssen Pharmaceutica.

Bayer AG Medical Support Services | Leverkusen, Deu

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the fields of health care, agriculture and high-tech materials. As an innovation company, it sets trends in research-intensive areas. Bayer’s products and services are designed to benefit people and improve the quality of life. At the same time, the Group aims to create value through innovation, growth and high earning power. Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development and acts as a socially and ethically responsible corporate citizen. In fiscal year 2012, Bayer employed 110,500 people and had sales of €39.8 billion. Capital expenditures amounted to €2 billion, R&D expenses to €3 billion.

Competitors
Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceuticals - New Brunswick, New Jersey

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is an American multinational corporation founded in 1886 that develops medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and consumer packaged goods. Its common stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the company is ranked No. 36 on the 2021 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. Johnson & Johnson is one of the world's most valuable companies, and is one of only two U.S.-based companies that has a prime credit rating of AAA, higher than that of the United States government. Johnson & Johnson is headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the consumer division being located in Skillman, New Jersey. The corporation includes some 250 subsidiary companies with operations in 60 countries and products sold in over 175 countries. Johnson & Johnson had worldwide sales of $82.6 billion during calendar year 2020. Johnson & Johnson's brands include numerous household names of medications and first aid supplies. Among its well-known consumer products are the Band-Aid Brand line of bandages, Tylenol medications, Johnson's Baby products, Neutrogena skin and beauty products, Clean & Clear facial wash and Acuvue contact lenses. Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical arm is Janssen Pharmaceutica.

AstraZeneca Plc Pharmaceuticals - Cambridge, United Kingdom

AstraZeneca Plc is a holding company, which engages in the research, development, and manufacture of pharmaceutical products. Its pipeline are used for the following therapy areas: oncology, cardiovascular, renal, metabolism, and respiratory. The company was founded on June 17, 1992 and is headquartered in Cambridge, the United Kingdom.

Amgen, Inc. Biotechnology - Thousand Oaks, CA

Amgen, Inc. is a biotechnology medicines company, which discovers, develops, manufactures and markets medicines for grievous illnesses. The company focuses on human therapeutics and concentrates on innovating novel medicines based on advances in cellular and molecular biology. It markets recombinant protein therapeutics in supportive cancer care, nephrology and inflammation. The company's products include Neulasta, a pegylated protein, based on the Filgrastim molecule and NEUPOGEN, a recombinant-methionyl human granulocyte colony stimulating factor both of which selectively stimulate the production of neutrophils; Enbrel, an inhibitor of tumor necrosis factor, a substance that plays a role in the body's response to inflammatory diseases; Sensipar/Mimpara, a small molecule calcimimetic that lowers serum calcium levels; Vectibix, a monoclonal antibody that binds specifically to the epidermal growth factor receptor; and Nplate, a thrombopoietin receptor agonist that mimics endogenous TPO, the primary driver of platelet production. Amgen was founded by William K. Bowes, Jr., Franklin Pitcher Johnson, Jr., George B. Rathmann and Joseph Rubinfeld on April 8, 1980 and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA.

Awards & Honors
Rank #72
2016
Fortune Magazine - Fortune 1000 Companies
Sponsored by Fortune Magazine
Rank #72
2016
Fortune Magazine - Fortune 500 Companies
Sponsored by Fortune Magazine
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