|Bid||149.780 x 100|
|Ask||149.830 x 600|
|Day's Range||149.040 - 149.920|
|52 Week Range||134.700 - 149.920|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.10%|
As we’ve discussed, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) reported its 1Q18 results on January 4. The company’s top line increased 7.9% YoY (year-over-year) to $30.74 billion. “I am pleased that we delivered another strong performance in the first quarter, led by continued prescription volume and market share growth in Retail Pharmacy USA,” said Stefano Pessina, executive vice chairman and CEO of Walgreens.
New orders for consumer goods and materials give investors an insight into the demand for goods and form an important constituent of the Conference Board LEI (Leading Economic Index). Changes to…
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The number of new orders for October increased from a downward revised September reading of 136,014 to 136,268.
According to the September manufacturing new orders report, the number of manufacturers’ new orders for consumer goods and materials continued to increase in September.
The Conference Board LEI (Leading Economic Index) uses new orders for consumer goods and materials as an important constituent. New orders in any sector give an idea of demand trends.…
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New orders for the consumer goods and materials sectors, important leading indicators for any economy, are used for the Conference Board Leading Economic Index (or LEI). Investors in this sector…
Manufacturers’ new orders are one of leading indicators in the Conference Board Leading Economic Index (or LEI).
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Walgreens Boots Alliance's top line rose 2.1% YoY (year-over-year) to $30.1 billion in comparison to year-over-year declines of 1.8% and 2.4% during Q1 and Q2, respectively.