76.98 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:33PM EDT
|Bid||77.01 x 800|
|Ask||77.15 x 900|
|Day's Range||75.73 - 77.49|
|52 Week Range||59.07 - 80.68|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.76|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||15.24|
|Earnings Date||Oct 23, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.76 (2.39%)|
|1y Target Est||76.70|
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It's not that being a retailer is a bad thing. But investors want drugstores to reinvent their businesses as Amazon already steals sales of everyday items like toilet paper and will soon enter the prescription drug delivery business with its acquisition of online pharmacy, Pillpack.
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) was a drag too, however. It’s got an earnings release on tap for later this week, Cornerstone Macro’s head of technical analysis, Carter Worth, cautioned that Netflix shares was vulnerable to another round of selling following that news. Most cannabis stocks were up firmly on Monday, but they don’t carry enough weight to prop the whole market up.
Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) jumped roughly 1.6% Monday as investors continue to dive in after it posted impressive fiscal fourth-quarter results late last week. Looking ahead, the pharmaceutical giant looks poised for strong growth and WBA stock seems like it might be worth buying right now.
Investing.com - Consumer staples were one of the leading sectors heading into the close of trading, limiting downside momentum on Wall Street.
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With both retailers finding their own stride on the price charts to compliment attractive fundamentals, it’s time for a pair of bullish options strategies on FL stock and ULTA stock. Bottom line, as a strategic partner for a rebounding Nike (NYSE:NKE) and major channel supplier for Adidas (OTCMKT:ADDYY), Foot Locker is ground zero for cool sneakers and the kind of hands-on expertise many customers need to get into the right shoe. Many investors continue to fear a shift to online and direct-to-consumer channels by Foot Locker’s top brands will eventually sack FL stock once and for all.
As we’ve already seen in this series, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) posted better-than-expected fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 earnings yesterday but missed the top-line projections.
Walgreens Boots Alliance’s (WBA) positive earnings surprise spree continued in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018. Adjusted diluted EPS increased 13% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.48, beating analysts’ expectation by $0.03. Walgreens hasn’t missed the earnings forecast for the past 17 quarters.
Stocks rallied in the last hour of trade Friday as the key market indexes closed above or just shy of their 200-day moving average lines.
As we’ve already seen in this series, Walgreens Boots Alliance’s (WBA) fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 sales increased 11% YoY (year-over-year) to $33.4 billion. As in the previous quarters, growth was driven by a strong performance of its Retail Pharmacy USA division.
The company also made the reason for the increased spending clear: the Trump tax cuts. "We will be making select incremental investments of around $150 million in fiscal 2019, mainly in store wages, but also to fuel our new community health care initiatives, and you can view these in light of the favorable tax reforms in the U.S.," Walgreens Chief Financial Officer James Kehoe said during the company's fourth-quarter earnings call Thursday, Oct. 11. The Trump administration passed tax reform that cut the corporate tax rate to 21% from 35% while also allowing a one-time tax-free window for the repatriation of overseas profits.
Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) reported its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 results yesterday. Organic sales rose 3.2%. Behind the miss was a fall in sales of personal care products and over-the-counter drugs.
Shares of Rite Aid were trailing and closed down over 6% despite the company not having any news. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. shares were down nearly 2% on Thursday on about 14.5 million shares traded. Walgreens reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.48, beating street’s estimate of $1.45.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. said growth in prescription volumes helped lift pharmacy sales in its latest quarter, as the company’s integration of Rite Aid stores expanded its foothold in the U.S. prescription market. Walgreens’s share of the U.S. retail prescription market this year has grown to a company record 21.7%, compared with 20.2% in 2017, Walgreens Chief Financial Officer James Kehoe said Thursday, citing data from health-care research firm Iqvia. For the fourth quarter, Walgreens said it had filled the largest number of prescriptions in its 117-year history, largely because of its retention of many Rite Aid prescription-drug customers after taking over those stores.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 fell sharply again Thursday as volatility ripped through markets for a second day. The S&P 500 has closed lower for six straight days. The Nasdaq declined into correction teritorry on Thursday, a day after the tech-heavy index had its biggest percentage drop since June 2016.
Stocks opened sharply lower Thursday, as energy stocks and China names posted declines, but Delta Air and LB Brands hinted at pockets of strength.