Merck and Johnson & Johnson

February 8, 2002 Data

MRK JNJ
Price/Share $58.33 $56.49
Sales, millions 47716 33004
Sales / Employee, thousands 688 335
Net Margin, % 15 17
Return on Equity, % 47 24
Return on Assets, % 17 15
Current Ratio 1.1 2.5
LT Liab / Liab+Equity, % 36 16
Free cash flow / Sales, % 12 17
Earnings/Share (Estimated) 3.17 2.22
Price/Book 8.6 7.3
Price/Sales 2.8 5.2
Price/ Estimated Earnings 18 25

All values are based on information in Morningstar Quicktake Reports.

The estimated values of P/E are for the latest fiscal year listed by Morningstar.

See the complete reports for MRK and JNJ to verify the accuracy of values summarized in the above table.







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