WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Delayed Price. Currency in USD
71.94
+1.58 (+2.25%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close70.36
Open71.47
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range70.23 - 72.34
52 Week Range63.82 - 89.69
Volume11,776,995
Avg. Volume7,943,920
Market Cap71.246B
Beta0.84
PE Ratio (TTM)19.03
EPS (TTM)3.78
Earnings DateJan 4, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.60 (2.23%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-11-10
1y Target Est85.50
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  • American City Business Journals2 days ago

    Here's how much PharMerica's CEO, other leaders got for their shares after acquisition

    The all-cash acquisition of PharMerica Corp. by a joint venture of KKR & Co. L.P. and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. was completed last week. As part of the merger agreement, all stock options and awards for PharMerica executives and directors have become fully vested and converted into the right to cash in as well. After the completion of the acquisition was announced on Dec. 7, 12 of the company's top executives and directors sold their stock and filed disclosures with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission the next day.

  • InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Rite Aid Corporation Stock Is Finally on the Road to Recovery

    Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) has a new lease on life. Now that the sale of stores to Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) has begun, Rite Aid has the cash flow it needs to reduce a crushing debt burden and RAD stock has bounced off its lows as a result. The only thing left to decide is if Rite Aid will have a second act as a regional drug store or if it destined to sell itself off.

  • Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week Ending December 9, 2017
    Business Wire5 days ago

    Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week Ending December 9, 2017

    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.

  • NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens Collaborate To Bring World-Class Care Through Telemedicine
    PR Newswire7 days ago

    NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens Collaborate To Bring World-Class Care Through Telemedicine

    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.

  • ACCESSWIRE10 days ago

    Blog Exposure - Walgreens Boots Alliance Acquires 40% Stake in Chinese Drugstore Chain GuoDa, a Subsidiary of Sinopharm Accord

    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"), ...

  • American City Business Journals11 days ago

    Walgreens, KKR complete $1.4 billion acquisition of PharMerica

    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 Invests in China to Fortify Retail Pharmacy
    Zacks11 days ago

    Walgreens Boots Invests in China to Fortify Retail Pharmacy

    Walgreens Boots' (WBA) decision to buy a minority stake in Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores is likely to leverage its global pharmacy expertise.

  • TheStreet.com11 days ago

    Allergan Ends Positive After Selloff; Walgreens, Fred's Make Moves -- ICYMI

    Here's what you need to know now for Wednesday, Dec. 6

  • American City Business Journals11 days ago

    Walgreens takes 40% stake in leading Chinese retail-pharmacy

    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.

  • American City Business Journals11 days ago

    UnitedHealth's MedExpress partners with Walgreens on urgent care

    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 Launches Flu Index™ for 2017-18 Season
    Business Wire12 days ago

    Walgreens Launches Flu Index™ for 2017-18 Season

    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.

  • Bloomberg12 days ago

    Walgreens Pumps $418 Million Into China's Top Pharmacy Chain

    Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. took a 40 percent stake in the leading retail-pharmacy chain in China, boosting its investment in the country.

  • The Wall Street Journal12 days ago

    Stocks to Watch: Apple, Alphabet, Amazon, Home Depot, DaVita, Walgreens, Fred's

    Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Wednesday's session are Apple, Alphabet, Home Depot, DaVita and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

  • Walgreens to buy 40 percent stake in Chinese pharmacy chain
    Reuters12 days ago

    Walgreens to buy 40 percent stake in Chinese pharmacy chain

    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.

  • The Wall Street Journal12 days ago

    [$$] Walgreens Takes Stake in Chinese Pharmacy Chain

    Walgreens Boots Alliance agreed to take a 40% stake in Chinese retail-pharmacy company Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores for about $418 million.

  • Forbes12 days ago

    Walgreens To Invest $416 Million In Chinese Pharmacy Chain

    Walgreens Boots Alliance is buying a $400 million stake in China's "leading pharmacy chain," Walgreens CEO Stefano Pessina says

  • Business Wire12 days ago

    Walgreens Boots Alliance to Invest in Chinese Pharmacy Chain GuoDa

    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.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Walgreens Boots Alliance Schedules Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Earnings Announcement for 4 January 2018

    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.

  • Why the CVS-Aetna deal is not about Amazon
    Yahoo Finance13 days ago

    Why the CVS-Aetna deal is not about Amazon

    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 unveils rebranding effort as pharmacy wars escalate
    CNBC13 days ago

    Walgreens unveils rebranding effort as pharmacy wars escalate

    Walgreens announced a rebranding strategy aimed at educating consumers on its history, but also one that targets a younger demographic.

  • American City Business Journals13 days ago

    Walgreens replaces 'At the Corner of Happy and Healthy' ad tagline

    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.

  • 10 Losers That Will Be 2018’s Best Stocks to Buy
    InvestorPlace13 days ago

    10 Losers That Will Be 2018’s Best Stocks to Buy

    2017 has been a good year for stocks as a whole, although not every stock has participated in the gains.

  • Benzinga14 days ago

    With Rite Aid Uncertainty Behind It, Could Walgreens Go Shopping?

    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, ...

  • Walgreens' Pessina on Guoda Deal, Expansion Plans
    Bloomberg Video11 days ago

    Walgreens' Pessina on Guoda Deal, Expansion Plans

    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.

  • Investors making bullish bets on Walgreens, AT&T
    CNBC Videos12 days ago

    Investors making bullish bets on Walgreens, AT&T

    "Halftime Report" trader Pete Najarian spots unusual trading activity in shares of Walgreens and AT&T.