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The pair will also explore the development of new sensors and software to help treat disease, with plans to scale new technology at Walgreens stores.
Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of WBA. Finally, Camarda Financial Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance in the 2nd quarter valued at about $137,000. Asset Dedication LLC lifted its holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 204.6% in the 3rd quarter.
Technical Analysis of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.: Looking into the profitability ratios of WBA stock, the shareholder will find its ROE, ROA and ROI standing at 18.8%, 7.3% and 12.7%, respectively. Sun Life Financial INC now owns 2,313 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $139,000 after acquiring an additional 2,057 shares during the last quarter.
Sales in Walgreens' U.S. retail pharmacy division increased 14.4% to $25.7 billion, while worldwide retail pharmacy sales declined 5.9% to $2.9 billion as a result of weak retail conditions in the United Kingdom, which is one of its largest markets. A rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy recommendation. The shares were sold at an average price of $79.48, for a total value of $217,457.28. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, EVP Kathleen Wilson-Thompson sold 52,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 31st.
During the first quarter, the company declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.44 per share. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Comparing this level to some popular moving averages, we note that the stock is now trading -8.26% away from the 20-day MA and -5.74% from the 50-day MA.
WBA has been the subject of a number of analyst reports.
Among 13 analysts covering Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Franklin Resources Inc. increased its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 21.5% during the 3rd quarter. The stock had earned Hold rating from Pivotal Research Group when it published its report on October 15th, 2018. (NASDAQ:WBA) earned "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird. Walgreens Boots Alliance stock price identified moved of -15.09% from its 52-week maximum price level and marked a change of 24.07% from its 52-week minimum price level. 4 brokerage firms of the remaining 66.67% rated the stock as a Hold with 0 analyst rating it as a sell. Walgreens Boots Alliance now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $79.11. Particularly for day traders, high volume is crucial, as the higher the volume the more liquid the stock is.
For investors, Forward P/E ratio allows a quick snapshot of the company's finances without getting bogged down in the details of an accounting report.
The company has a beta of 0.76. 66 institutions entered new GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) positions, 326 added to their existing positions in these shares, 347 lowered their positions, and 54 exited their positions entirely. (NASDAQ:WBA) to report $1.43 EPS on January, 3.They anticipate $0.15 EPS change or 11.72% from last quarter's $1.28 EPS.
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Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares. Jefferies downgraded Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. In the same period of a year ago, the retailer said it had EPS of $1.28 on revenue of $30.74 billion. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 12th were paid a dividend of $0.44 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 8th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.53%. Walgreens Boots Alliance's dividend payout ratio is presently 29.24%.