Merck & Co., Inc. invests in securities of other companies.

Merck & Co., Inc. invests in securities of other companies. Access Merck’s 2015 10K (which includes financial statements) using EDGAR at www.sec.gov. Note: Merck’s 2015 financial statements were issued prior to the effective date of ASU 2016-01, so do not be surprised by the fact that Merck includes equity investments amount it’s available for sale investments.