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In the latest trading session, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) closed at $30, marking a +0.1% move from the previous day.
Shares of the pharmaceutical services leader have fallen close to 17% so far this year while the S&P 500 has risen nearly 8%. Walgreens could be poised to rebound, though. Wall Street expects the stock to skyrocket by 30%.
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DEERFIELD, Ill., May 25, 2023--Walgreens is pleased to announce the winners and finalists for our 13th annual Expressions by Walgreens art challenge. The national contest provides monetary awards to winning high school student submissions from around the country.
Household name and dividend growth stock Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) hasn't been good to shareholders for some time now. Walgreens is transitioning its business beyond prescriptions and retail stores and is working through a bloated balance sheet from an acquisition spree over the past few years. Here is where Walgreens stands and whether you should consider buying shares or wait it out.
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Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) closed at $31.46 in the latest trading session, marking a -1.81% move from the prior day.
When CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) said on May 14 that it would exit its clinical trial services business after just two years in operation, management at Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) was quick to confirm that it would still be moving forward full speed with building out its own service. Now, the smaller pharmacy chain will have the benefit of one less major competitor trying to work with drug developers to build out their clinical trials. Why bother to get into clinical trials in the first place?
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DEERFIELD, Ill., May 17, 2023--To honor the service and sacrifices of Americans who served in the armed forces, Walgreens is offering a weekend Memorial Day discount to all veterans, active-duty military personnel and their immediate family members, including the families of those who lost their lives in service to their country.
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Walgreens remains bullish on its clinical trials segment as rival CVS announces closure.
DEERFIELD, Ill., May 12, 2023--Walgreens Boots Alliance sells shares of AmerisourceBergen Corporation for $694 million of initial proceeds.
In the latest trading session, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) closed at $31.17, marking a -1.33% move from the previous day.
Investors are optimistic about Walgreens Boots (WBA) on consistent partnership growth and a strong focus on strategic execution.
Independent pharmacies and startups such as Cigna's Express Scripts and Mark Cuban's Cost Plus Drugs are partnering up to address a coverage gap for some Americans.
Intensifying competition in the U.S. pharmacy retail drugstore market compels Walgreens Boots (WBA) to diversify its product offerings through new partnerships.
Walmart (NYSE: WMT) is a large, well-funded, low-cost competitor that no company wants to go up against if they can avoid it. For big pharmacy retailers such as Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) and CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), may soon find out what it feels like (even more than they already do). Walmart is a dominant name in retail as its low-priced merchandise draws in many consumers looking to save money, particularly now amid outsized and persistent inflation.
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In the latest trading session, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) closed at $32.17, marking a +1.97% move from the previous day.
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DEERFIELD, Ill., May 02, 2023--As part of Walgreens’ commitment to the health and wellbeing of the communities it serves, as well as to fostering a healthy and inclusive workplace, the company is expanding its efforts to meet the growing need for access to mental health resources. The announcement comes in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Month, which runs throughout May in the U.S.
It was on Dec. 31, 2014, when Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) officially formed, following Walgreens' merger with Alliance Boots. The merger would result in "the world's first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise," giving Walgreens a big presence in Europe.
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