They now have a buy rating on the pharmacy operator's stock. That's a potential 22.21 gain from where (NASDAQ:WBA) has been trading recently. Raymond James Financial, Inc. reissued a market perform rating on shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance in a report on Wednesday, September 27th.
19 analysts on average are expecting Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.to report earnings of $1.21 per share for the current quarter. The insider now holds 103,009 shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
Among 21 analysts covering Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold.
The long-term, global supply agreement has now commenced between Walgreens Boots Alliance and Fareva, the companies confirm. (NASDAQ:WBA) Director John Anthony Lederer acquired 20,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 26th. (NASDAQ:WBA) reached at $70.37 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is 4.26%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -4.53% while it has a distance of -12.13% from the 200 days simple moving average.
Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th.
Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) exchanged hands 1,178,830 shares versus average trading capacity of 553.65K shares, while its relative trading volume is 2.13. As a company has 1.04B shares outstanding and its current share price is $35.85, the market cap is $37.16B. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45, a current ratio of 1.07 and a quick ratio of 0.59. In this case, shares are down -20.03%, the 52-week high touched on February 21, 2017, but are collecting gains at -13.18% for the past 12 months.
Presently, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 107.24. Note, this compares with a consensus analyst forecast of 1.26 in earnings per share for its next fiscal quarterly report. The firm had revenue of $30.15 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.93 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.03 EPS.
More notable recent Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Ex-Dividend Reminder: Icahn Enterprises, Seaboard and Walgreens Boots Alliance" on November 08, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Is The Plunge Of Walgreens Boots Alliance To A 3-Year Low Justified?" published on October 31, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Walgreens: Has It Bottomed?" (WBA) stock was most active stock of Wall Street Market on Friday. The correct version of this news story can be read at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/11/15/walgreens-boots-alliance-inc-wba-price-target-lowered-to-81-00-at-citigroup-inc.html. Private Vista LLC now owns 583,185 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $140,000 after buying an additional 574,218 shares in the last quarter. Investors may use Price to Book to display how the market portrays the value of a stock. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 10th. That represents a quarterly year/year change in revenues of 0.05 in sequential terms, the WBA saw sales decline by 0.00. The ERP5 of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.20 on this stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $67.37, for a total transaction of $184,324.32. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Most company stocks have very little volatility. Orrstown Financial Services Inc. now owns 1,728 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $135,000 after buying an additional 213 shares in the last quarter.
The EPS for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.is valued at 3.78 with an EPS growth this year at -1.10%. Hudock Capital Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 0.5% during the second quarter. Westside Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,325 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $102,000 after purchasing an additional 125 shares during the last quarter. Zions Bancorporation boosted its holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 983.3% in the 3rd quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 1,884 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $152,000 after buying an additional 679 shares during the period. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 7.9% in the 2nd quarter.
Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the largest retailers for pharmacy, health and daily living products across the USA and Europe. The Firm is a pharmacy-led health and wellbeing company.