"The best thing that happens to us is when a great company gets into temporary trouble...We want to buy them when they're on the operating table."
Agree. Will be waiting, unless they can get their growth beyond 6% it will remain over priced.
Sentiment: Strong Sell
As any Investor who follows the Drug Retail sector knows, drug pricing is under global pressure as the populations grows older.
The emerging markets are a very risky business play as most of these governments have stability issues crossed with political corruption and exchange rate fluctuations in Investment risks.
Walgreens Alliance Boots are chasing after these investments, they maybe chasing lower returns as Cash investment and speculation in returns are a unknown fact for this plan..
As Walgreens Co. recently accepted its CFO's resignation for blowing out a projected revenue for 2016 by 1 billion dollars, it is within reason to expect these emerging market investments will take a lot longer learning curve before returns on Investment are realized by WBA.
I doubt if anyone ever thought of that...are you getting a bit weary ?
yeah, smokers will decide to go drive some distance to replace WAG with CVS for cigs. That makes a lot of sense.
No, I'm waiting for the next major Headline that will come out..
"European profits are Dragging down US multinationals"..
This will occur before Walgreens closes on the Alliance boots deal, but you need to follow the Global markets to understand what this is..
still getting all excited about dime moves in a stock mr beach...after a month you are still chasing dimes ?
Misinformed traders are betting on CVS discontinuing cig sales going to Walgreens.
At the current pricing of Cig and several Governments pressure with tax increases this is a dead industry going forward in the USA..
you sure get excited about a stock that moves little.
so you took the wrong side of hte market....everyone makes mistakes. close out your losing postion and try to find a better investment.
The AcsMan weigh's in on Walgreens Stock price and a pediatric offering to capture a untapped market...
LOL... go AcsMan...
WBA, Drugs, liquor & Smokes one stp buzz shop at the Corner of High and Happy Street..
48.00 it is coming right after the new debt offering...LOL
Why doesn't Walgreen stop selling cigarettes, like CVS, instead of taking the tobacco-consuming customers' money and wishing them good health as they leave the checkout?