WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
-0.32 (-0.50%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close64.23
Bid62.70 x 1000
Ask65.14 x 800
Day's Range62.69 - 63.99
52 Week Range61.56 - 83.89
Avg. Volume5,468,246
Market Cap63.377B
PE Ratio (TTM)16.02
EPS (TTM)3.99
Earnings DateJun 27, 2018 - Jul 2, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.60 (2.48%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-05-17
1y Target Est81.61
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  • Business Wire21 hours ago

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    Business Wire2 days ago

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