|Bid||37.88 x 800|
|Ask||38.99 x 2900|
|Day's Range||37.84 - 39.19|
|52 Week Range||12.15 - 39.19|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.79|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.41|
|Earnings Date||Jan 29, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.88 (2.26%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Oct 30, 2020|
|1y Target Est||42.68|
Buy now, pay later services from PayPal, Affirm, Klarna and others are shaking up e-commerce by providing consumers with short-term loans. Analysts expect a 2021 boost for PayPal stock.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. said Wednesday that it will expand its partnerships with Synchrony Financial and Mastercard Inc. with credit cards and a prepaid debit card. The credit cards will be tied to the pharmacy retailer's newly-launched loyalty program, offering points as well as other benefits. The credit cards are expected to launch during the second half of this year. Walgreens stock was up 1.3% in Wednesday premarket trading, but has slumped 11.3% over the last year. Synchrony Financial stock is up 3.3% over the past 12 months. And Mastercard stock has gained 8.8% for the period. The S&P 500 index is up 15.6% over the past year.
Walgreens is expanding its financial services offering in partnership with Synchrony (NYSE: SYF) and Mastercard (NYSE: MA), as part of its ongoing commitment to offer differentiated healthcare services and benefits to customers. In the coming months, Walgreens will launch credit cards, issued by Synchrony, as well as a prepaid debit card, both of which will be powered by the Mastercard network.