WBA Stock Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Complete Overview

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) price per share as of 16 Feb 2018
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Shares Outstanding 990.67M
Avg Daily Volume 5.93M
Market Cap 70.93B
Volatility 21.27% MEDIUM

WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC (WBA) OVERVIEW

WBA stock is a retail company traded on Nyse. It is valued at 70.93B US dollars. There are 990.67M shares outstanding which Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc issued to investors. Volatility of the stock is MEDIUM, and the daily volume is 21.27% stock on average. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc is paying dividends with the latest yield of 2.20%. It brought investors a total return of -14.42% over the last 12 months. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc stock is relatively cheap. It's P/E ratio is below the market average.

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) STOCK PRICE PERFORMANCE

WBA SHAREHOLDER'S RETURN

Earnings Per Share 3.65
Dividends Per Share 1.55
12 Months Price Performance Negative
Dividend Yield Low
Total Return Negative

WBA LATEST NEWS

Dow opens 160 points lower, as stock market threatens to halt 2-day climb

U.S. stock benchmarks point to a modestly lower open on Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was 170 points, or 0.7%, lower at 24,448, while the S&P 500 index slipped 15 points, or 0.5%, to 2,642. The Nasdaq Composite Index gave up 31 points, or 0.4%, at 6,952. The main benchmarks are threatening to halt two consecutive days of advances as stocks struggle to recover from its worst week in about two years. Investors have also been weighing a Federal budget that U.S. President Donald Trump has proposed as well as an infrastructure proposal. Looking ahead, Wall Street investors are awaiting key readings of inflation on Wednesday and Thursday. In corporate news, shares of AmerisourceBergen Corp. rose sharply after reports that Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. has made an offer to buyout the drug distributor. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

AmerisourceBergen shares skyrocket on report of Walgreens takeover bid

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. is making a bid to take over AmerisourceBergen Corp. , the Wall Street Journal reported late Monday, in a deal that could be worth around $20 billion. Shares of AmerisourceBergen shot up more than 20% after hours. The Journal said Walgreens has made a high-level outreach to the drug distributor, and that talks are in their early stages. Walgreens already owns about 26% of AmerisourceBergen. As of the end of regular trading Monday, AmerisourceBergen's market cap stood at $19.65 billion. Walgreens' market cap was about $67.8 billion.Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

AmerisourceBergen shares surge 26% on report of Walgreens takeover bid

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. is making a bid to take over AmerisourceBergen Corp. , the Wall Street Journal reported late Monday, in a deal that could be worth around $20 billion. Shares of AmerisourceBergen shot up more than 26% after hours. The Journal said Walgreens has made a high-level outreach to the drug distributor, and that talks are in their early stages. Walgreens already owns about 26% of AmerisourceBergen. As of the end of regular trading Monday, AmerisourceBergen's market cap stood at $19.65 billion. Walgreens' market cap was about $67.8 billion.Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

AmerisourceBergen surges after report that Walgreens is in early stage talks to buy the company

The Wall Street Journal reports that Walgreens has had talks with AmerisourceBergen about buying the rest of the company it does not already own.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) TECHNICAL INDICATORS

Name Value Action
RSI(14) 46.10 Neutral
CMO(14) -7.80 Sell
ADX(14) 29.23 N/A
Williams %R -61.17 Overbought

WBA STOCK VALUATION

WBA Industry Sector Market
Price to Earnings 19.62 21.93 22.23 28.93
Price to Book Value 2.74 3.75 3.85 3.54
Price to Sales 0.59 2.44 1.02 3.29
Return on Equity 13.50% 19.11% 18.64% 14.88%
Return on Assets 5.50% 8.95% 9.33% 5.48%
All values TTM (trailing twelve months). Source: Quandl.com

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