Merck Co Inc Announces Third-Quarter 2016 Dividend

Merck announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.46 per share of the company’s common stock for the third quarter of 2016. Payment will be made on July 8, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2016.

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