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Holding back the Dow today is Merck (NYSE: MRK), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a seven-cent decline (-0.1%) bringing the stock to $58.37. Volume for Merck currently sits at 406,354 shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 9.4 million shares.buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity.
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