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|Bid||71.41 x 400|
|Ask||71.99 x 400|
|Day's Range||70.75 - 72.09|
|52 Week Range||63.82 - 89.69|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.97|
|Earnings Date||Jan 4, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.60 (2.23%)|
|1y Target Est||85.50|
The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranks those states and markets experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country.
NEW YORK and DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens are collaborating to bring convenient access to NewYork-Presbyterian's world-class care through new telemedicine services, now available through Walgreens digital properties and at self-service kiosks at select Duane Reade drugstores in New York. NewYork-Presbyterian, New York's No. 1 hospital, is offering the telemedicine services as part of its NYP OnDemand suite of digital health services.
Stock Monitor: China Jo-Jo Drugstores Post Earnings Reporting LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / December 08, 2017 / Active-Investors issued a free report on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA ) ("WBA"), ...
A joint venture between KKR & Co. L.P. and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. has completed its acquisition of Louisville-based institutional pharmacy provider PharMerica Corp. in a $1.4 billion deal. PharMerica (PMC) shareholders will receive $29.25 per share for their stock in the company, which will cease trading on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow. PharMerica announced the merger in August and said the deal would be completed in early 2018.
Walgreens Boots' (WBA) decision to buy a minority stake in Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores is likely to leverage its global pharmacy expertise.
The Deerfield, Illinois-based chain said it will invest $418 million in Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores Co. (GuoDa), a subsidiary of China National Accord Medicines Corp. which has operated retail pharmacies in China since 2004. “It is China’s leading pharmacy chain and we believe that we can positively contribute to its continued successful development with our global pharmacy expertise,” Walgreens Boots Alliance CEO Stefano Pessina said in a statement. GuoDa was formed in 2004, is headquartered in Shanghai, and operates more than 3,500 retail pharmacies across 70 cities.
A clinic chain owned by UnitedHealh Group Inc.’s Optum unit has partnered with Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. to open urgent care centers that will be connected to Walgreens stores. Walgreens Chief Marketing Officer Adam Holyk offered some details about the partnership with Optum's MedExpress in an interview with CNBC on Monday, when the retailer announced a broader revamp of its stores . "This is a pilot concept and collaboration to provide more convenient access to health care services," the Walgreens spokeswoman said in an email.
Walgreens today launched its first Flu Index™ for the 2017-18 season, a weekly report that ranks the top markets and states for flu activity in the U.S., including Puerto Rico. Brownsville and Beaumont, Texas are among the top markets for flu this week, and Texas and Arkansas top the list of U.S.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. took a 40 percent stake in the leading retail-pharmacy chain in China, boosting its investment in the country.
Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Wednesday's session are Apple, Alphabet, Home Depot, DaVita and Walgreens Boots Alliance.
Walgreens, the biggest U.S. drugstore chain, said on Wednesday it would buy the minority stake from China National Accord Medicines Corp Ltd for about $416 million. The deal comes when the Chinese government has been encouraging private investments and equity from abroad in its healthcare industry. Healthcare expenditure in China is expected to reach $1.1 trillion by 2020, according to an estimate by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Walgreens Boots Alliance agreed to take a 40% stake in Chinese retail-pharmacy company Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores for about $418 million.
Walgreens Boots Alliance is buying a $400 million stake in China's "leading pharmacy chain," Walgreens CEO Stefano Pessina says
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. today announces that it has reached an agreement with China National Accord Medicines Corporation Ltd. to become an investor in its subsidiary Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores Co., Ltd.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. will release its fiscal 2018 first quarter earnings results at 7 a.m. Eastern time Thursday, 4 January 2018, followed by a one-hour conference call with Walgreens Boots Alliance management beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Pharmacy chain CVS Health (CVS) is acquiring health insurance giant Aetna (AET) for $69 billion, a deal that has folks speculating it was about thwarting e-commerce behemoth Amazon (AMZN). “Some investors may look at this deal and focus on a company not mentioned in the release — Amazon. During a conversation with Yahoo Finance, Hill pointed out that not one analyst brought up an Amazon question on the hour-long call.
Walgreens announced a rebranding strategy aimed at educating consumers on its history, but also one that targets a younger demographic.
Walgreens said today it is ditching the high-profile advertising tagline "At the Corner of Happy and Healthy" for a new line — "Walgreens. Especially long, for sure, compared to online retail behemoth Amazon (AMZN), which is rumored to be eyeing an entry into the pharmacy business. The new "Trusted" tagline and new television advertising that will accompany the line's introduction this week are the handiwork of a mishmash of agencies that are part of the WPP global agency holding company. Talent from WPP (WPP) shops in Chicago, New York and London, were said to be involved in developing the new tagline and accompanying creative.
For more than two years, pharmaceutical giant Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ: WBA ) has been "tap dancing horizontally" with smaller rival Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ). In the end, ...
Dec.06 -- Stefano Pessina, chief executive officer and executive vice chairman at Walgreens Boots Alliance, discusses their deal to acquire a 40% stake in Guoda, their expansion plans and consolidation in the U.S. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia" from the Fortune Global Forum in Guangzhou.