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Most Active Volume Stock: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

The other 20, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. versus those who think you should sell it. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation.

WBA has been the topic of several other research reports. (WBA) remained successful in beating the consensus-estimated $1.3 as it actually earned $1.33 per share in its last reported financial results. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $49.0 target. Needham & Company LLC started coverage on Walgreens Boots Alliance in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th. 6,135 are held by Mitchell Mcleod Pugh & Williams Inc.

For this year, Triumph Group, Inc. It has been assigned a low target price of $73 and a high target price of $100. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $86.42.

According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 10 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 10 brokers "outperform", 6 brokers "hold", 0 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell".

Bank of The West grew its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in 2017 Q2. The stock has a market cap of $83.68 billion, a PE ratio of 19.75 and a beta of 1.26. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $81.36 and a 200-day moving average price of $81.86. Walgreens Boots Alliance has a 12 month low of $75.18 and a 12 month high of $89.69.

07/03/2017 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup.

Investors wait Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) to report on October, 19. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $1.22 EPS, up $0.15 or 14.02 % from last year's $1.07 same quarter earnings. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.08. Walgreens Boots Alliance had a return on equity of 17.34% and a net margin of 3.69%.

Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 2.27%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 16.36% per annum.

WARNING: This piece of content was originally reported by TrueBlueTribune and is the sole property of of TrueBlueTribune. (NASDAQ:WBA) are -4.65%; -3.79% for the month; 2.4% for the last quarter; -5.76% for the past six-months; and -2.95% for the last 12 months.The current price is staying below the SMA lines which signify weakens and is generally unhealthy/negative and may provide the momentum for driving the share price lower. This buyback authorization authorizes the pharmacy operator to reacquire up to 5.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, September 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 18th were given a dividend of $0.40 per share. This is a boost from Walgreens Boots Alliance's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. Walgreens Boots Alliance's payout ratio is now 40.30%. They now have a $95.00 price objective on the pharmacy operator's stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $79.79, for a total transaction of $218,305.44. The number of shares now owned by investors are 48.65 mln. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 13.50% of the company's stock. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 60.16% of the company's stock.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc (Walgreens Boots Alliance) is a holding company. This recommendation lands on a scale between 1 and 5. Banque Pictet & Cie SA lifted its holdings in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 11.1% in the first quarter. Finally, CWA Asset Management Group LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 17.6% in the first quarter.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.is a holding company. The Firm is a pharmacy-led health and wellbeing company. The Company operates through three segments: Retail Pharmacy USA, Retail Pharmacy International and Pharmaceutical Wholesale.



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