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Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Holdings Trimmed by Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd.

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The market capitalization of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.is at $70.9 Billion.

The stock has returned -15.20% since the starting of the year when viewing the starting price as compared to the ending price. Sciencast Management LP's holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance were worth $430,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. (WBA) have shown a high EPS growth of 9.40% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -1.10% yoy. Andra AP fonden increased its holdings in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 35.3% during the 2nd quarter. Volume is the basic fuel of the market since stocks move up or down in price only when shares are trading hands.

INVESCO LTD. lowered its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. WBA began its day with a share price of $71.05. RAD's asset turnover ratio is 2.78 and the company has financial leverage of 12.94. Unlike P/E, the ratio isn't affected by the chosen depreciation methods, making it suitable for geographic comparison. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc has a one year low of $63.82 and a one year high of $88.00. When analyzing at performance throughout recent 6 months we have seen that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. This means that the higher growth rate of WBA implies a greater potential for capital appreciation over the years. (WBA) is expected to post revenue of $29.94 Billion in the current quarter, according to consensus of 16 analysts. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 13.9%. The firm's revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter previous year. A 15 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 0 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NASDAQ:WBA) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

USA drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc yesterday acquired a 40-per cent stake in Sinopharm Holding GuoDa Drugstores Co. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 13th will be given a $0.40 dividend. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.25%. The company was initiated on Friday, November 3 by Credit Suisse. The company has a payout ratio of 39.50%.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance declared that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, October 25th that permits the company to repurchase $1.00 billion in outstanding shares. Typically, a stock with a PEG ratio under 1 may be viewed as undervalued. The company has a net profit margin of 0.30% and is more profitable than the average Drug Stores player. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. The average investment recommendation for WBA, taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts, is 2.20, or a buy. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, November 1 by Leerink Swann. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. This means that analysts are more bullish on the forecast for WBA stock. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $6.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Shares Sold by Park National Corp OH" was posted by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $94.00 price objective on shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. This is apparently because shareholders use the 52-week high as an "anchor" against which they value stocks, thus they tend to be reluctant to buy a stock as it nears this point regardless of new positive information. The price of WBA is now at a -17.62% to its one-year price target of 86.25. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.20 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). The stock's 50 day moving average price is $83.80 and its 200 day moving average price is $83.97.

Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 5th. If you are accessing this news story on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US and global copyright & trademark legislation. Walgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination across the US and Europe.

Novo Nordisk A/S, a healthcare company, engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of pharmaceutical products worldwide. It operates through three divisions: Retail Pharmacy USA, Retail Pharmacy International, and Pharmaceutical Wholesale.

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