Merck KGaA ReportsThird-Quarter Ebit Down 28% on Flat Sales; Says Recovery is in Sight

08:54 AM | October 26, 2009 | Natasha Alperowicz

Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) reported a 28% drop in earnings before interest and tax (Ebit) in the third quarter of 2009 at €222.2 million ($333 million) on 2.7% higher sales at €1.9 billion...