Merck KGaA (OTCMKTS:MKGAY) Rating Increased to Buy at Bank of America

Merck KGaA (OTCMKTS:MKGAYGet Rating) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Monday, The Fly reports.

Separately, Jefferies Financial Group began coverage on shares of Merck KGaA in a research report on Monday, July 25th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to, the company currently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $252.50.

Merck KGaA Price Performance

MKGAY opened at $38.36 on Monday. Merck KGaA has a fifty-two week low of $32.53 and a fifty-two week high of $42.02. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $38.36 and a 200 day simple moving average of $38.36.

About Merck KGaA

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Merck KGaA is a science and technology company, which engages in the manufacture of pharmaceutical and chemical products. It operates through the following sectors: Healthcare, Life Science, Performance Materials and Corporate and Other. The Healthcare sector discovers, develops, and produces prescription medicines used to treat cancer, multiple sclerosis, and infertility.

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