Is merck a fortune 500 company?

Forward-looking statement from Merck %26 Co. Merck was selected for its work expanding global access to the company's human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines. Twenty pharmaceutical companies are included in the annual list that Fortune compiles to rank the 500 highest-earning American companies. This recognition marks the third time in five years that Merck has been included in Fortune's Change the World list.