MRK
Merck & Co Inc
Price:  
131.09 
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Volume:  
6,830,875.00
United States | Pharmaceuticals
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Merck WACC - Weighted Average Cost of Capital

The WACC of Merck & Co Inc (MRK) is 6.6%.

The Cost of Equity of Merck & Co Inc (MRK) is 6.85%.
The Cost of Debt of Merck & Co Inc (MRK) is 4.60%.

Range Selected
Cost of equity 6.00% - 7.70% 6.85%
Tax rate 17.80% - 22.20% 20.00%
Cost of debt 4.00% - 5.20% 4.60%
WACC 5.8% - 7.4% 6.6%
WACC

Merck WACC calculation

Category Low High
Long-term bond rate 3.9% 4.4%
Equity market risk premium 4.6% 5.6%
Adjusted beta 0.47 0.51
Additional risk adjustments 0.0% 0.5%
Cost of equity 6.00% 7.70%
Tax rate 17.80% 22.20%
Debt/Equity ratio 0.11 0.11
Cost of debt 4.00% 5.20%
After-tax WACC 5.8% 7.4%
Selected WACC 6.6%