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Merck & Vs. Discover Financial Services Industry Stock Comparison

Sell
50

MRK
Merck &

Last Price:
125.76
Seasonality Move:
2.98%
Buy
67

DFS
Discover Financial Services

Last Price:
125.32
Seasonality Move:
8.51%
Sell
50
Merck & (MRK) is a Sell

Is Merck & a Buy, Sell or Hold?

  • The current Merck & [MRK] share price is $125.78. The Score for MRK is 50, which is 0% below its historic median score of 50, and infers higher risk than normal.
  • MRK is currently trading in the 40-50% percentile range relative to its historical Stock Score levels.
  • This Score is currently showing a lower than normal reading, suggesting risk levels may be somewhat higher than normal and additional caution is warranted.
Buy
67
Discover Financial Services (DFS) is a Buy

Is Discover Financial Services a Buy, Sell or Hold?

  • The current Discover Financial Services [DFS] share price is $125.35. The Score for DFS is 67, which is 34% above its historic median score of 50, and infers lower risk than normal.
  • DFS is currently trading in the 60-70% percentile range relative to its historical Stock Score levels.
  • This Score is currently showing a higher than normal reading, suggesting risk levels may be somewhat lower than normal.

MRK Stock Price Chart

What is Merck &'s stock price today?

  • The Merck & share price today is $125.78
    The current trend is relatively stagnant and MRK is experiencing slight buying pressure.

DFS Stock Price Chart

What is Discover Financial Services's stock price today?

  • The Discover Financial Services share price today is $125.35
    Based on the share price being above its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bullish and DFS is experiencing slight buying pressure.

MRK Technical Analysis

Chart Indicators Level Buy or Sell
MACD (12, 26): 0.05 Buy
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI): 48.59 Sell
Chaikin Money Flow: 3749580 -
Bollinger Bands Level Buy or Sell
Bollinger Bands (25): (123.43 - 129.17) Sell
Bollinger Bands (100): (110.64 - 128.38) Buy

DFS Technical Analysis

Chart Indicators Level Buy or Sell
MACD (12, 26): 0.15 Buy
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI): 55.58 Buy
Chaikin Money Flow: 494132 -
Bollinger Bands Level Buy or Sell
Bollinger Bands (25): (121.51 - 127.59) Buy
Bollinger Bands (100): (102.92 - 123.6) Buy

MRK Moving Averages

Moving Averages Level Buy or Sell
8-day SMA: 125.78 Sell
20-day SMA: 127.24 Sell
50-day SMA: 126.02 Sell
200-day SMA: 112.63 Buy
8-day EMA: 125.9 Sell
20-day EMA: 126.21 Sell
50-day EMA: 124.68 Buy
200-day EMA: 115.7 Buy

DFS Moving Averages

Moving Averages Level Buy or Sell
8-day SMA: 122.19 Buy
20-day SMA: 124.95 Buy
50-day SMA: 121.55 Buy
200-day SMA: 103.51 Buy
8-day EMA: 123.12 Buy
20-day EMA: 123.54 Buy
50-day EMA: 120.45 Buy
200-day EMA: 108.67 Buy

Merck & Earnings Growth & MRK Earnings Dates

  • Analysts estimate an earnings increase this quarter of $0.40 per share, a decrease next quarter of $0.03 per share, an increase this year of $7.19 per share, and an increase next year of $1.26 per share.

Discover Financial Services Earnings Growth & DFS Earnings Dates

  • Analysts estimate an earnings decrease this quarter of $0.29 per share, an increase next quarter of $0.28 per share, a decrease this year of $1.39 per share, and an increase next year of $2.42 per share.

Merck & Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis: Buy or Sell?
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200-day SMA:
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50-day EMA:
200-day EMA:
MACD (12, 26):
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI):
Bollinger Bands (25):
Bollinger Bands (100):

Discover Financial Services Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis: Buy or Sell?
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200-day SMA:
8-day EMA:
20-day EMA:
50-day EMA:
200-day EMA:
MACD (12, 26):
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI):
Bollinger Bands (25):
Bollinger Bands (100):