Monday, 18 December, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA)

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Laurie Berry | 07 December, 2017, 19:44

19 analysts on average are expecting Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.to report earnings of $1.21 per share for the current quarter. Most company stocks have very little volatility.

Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Finally, Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC increased its position in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 8,176.0% in the fourth quarter. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Buy" on Friday, October 2. In this case performance of tends to percentage rate of return for a stock for a given time frame. After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 0.20% shares. Hanson McClain Inc. boosted its position in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 4.6% in the 2nd quarter. The stock of Anthem, Inc.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Sciencast Management LP Lowers Stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)" was posted by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. Staying on top of longer-term price action may help provide investors with a wider range of reference when doing stock analysis. Atlantic Securities raised Walgreens Boots Alliance from a "neutral" rating to an "overweight" rating and set a $95.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, February 6th. Walgreens Boots Alliance now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $86.47. (NASDAQ:WBA) now has a "Buy" signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the stock.

At 9:45 a.m. ET (1345 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 29.65 points, or 0.12 percent, at 24,210.29 and the S&P 500 was up 1.02 points, or 0.04 percent, at 2,630.59. (NASDAQ:WBA) have been seen trading -10.49% away from the 200-day moving average and 0.51% off the 50-day moving average. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 16,415 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,105,878.55. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director John Anthony Lederer acquired 20,000 shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 26th. In this case, shares are 9.97% higher, the worst price in 52 weeks suffered on October 27, 2017, but are collecting gains at -13.85% for the past six months. (WBA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November ..." published on November 09, 2017 as well as Businesswire.com's news article titled: "Walgreens Boots Alliance Recommends Stockholders Reject Mini-Tender Offer by ..." with publication date: "November 20, 2017. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc has a one year low of $63.82 and a one year high of $88.00. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 0.01.

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Walgreen Boots Alliance Incorporated (NASDAQ:WBA) had an increase of 0.74% in short interest. (NASDAQ:WBA) to report $1.26 EPS on January, 4.They anticipate $0.16 EPS change or 14.55% from last quarter's $1.1 EPS. The firm had revenue of $30.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.93 billion. Walgreens Boots Alliance had a return on equity of 16.76% and a net margin of 3.52%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

The EPS this year for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., WBA is 3.78 following the EPC growth of next year of 9.29%.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, December 12th. Cornerstone Cap Management Lc invested in 0.06% or 175,151 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 10th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.25%. Walgreens Boots Alliance's dividend payout ratio is 42.33%.

Walgreens Boots Alliance declared that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, October 25th that authorizes the company to buyback $1.00 billion in outstanding shares. This repurchase authorization permits the pharmacy operator to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. WBA's financial leverage ratio is 1.36, which indicates that the company's asset base is primarily funded by equity capital. Royal Bank Of Canada assumed coverage on Walgreens Boots Alliance in a report on Tuesday, September 19th. The original version of this article can be viewed at https://www.thelincolnianonline.com/2017/12/07/hefty-wealth-partners-has-743000-position-in-walgreens-boots-alliance-inc-wba.html. Needham maintained Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. The Company is a global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise.

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