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Walgreens reportedly looking at buying AmerisourceBergen, Frisco's largest employer

Walgreens reportedly looking at buying AmerisourceBergen, Frisco's largest employer”

Finally, Loop Capital set a $90.00 price objective on Walgreens Boots Alliance and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -0.43% and stays 2.53% away from its 50 days moving average. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Alta Capital Management LLC Purchases 76,684 Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)" was originally reported by Week Herald and is the property of of Week Herald.

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"This purported deal wouldn't be shocking ... but we're now struggling to see the strategic allure of the combination for Walgreens", Baird analyst Eric Coldwell said. He later pushed for the partnership between Alliance Boots and Walgreens, which eventually bought the rest of Alliance in 2014 and made Pessina chief executive officer. Annex Advisory Services LLC increased its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 39.9% during the 2nd quarter. (NASDAQ:WBA)'s stock on Monday traded at beginning with a price of $68.62 and when day-trade ended the stock finally remains unchanged to reach at $68.46. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 9.40%. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc has a 12 month low of $63.82 and a 12 month high of $88.00. Likewise, the performance for the quarter was recorded as -5.34% and for the year was N/A. Analysts' mean recommendation for the stock is 3.10 (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 latest exchange of 0.74 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 1.5 Million shares. Amerisource. Amerisource had a market cap of approximately $19.6 billion, which Walgreens owns about $5.1 billion.

Price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio Analysis about Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Company fiscal year is ending in August and analysts' consensus recommendation is Outperform for WBA and estimated EPS for next quarter is 1.48. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. Reportedly, Walgreens may fund a major part of the deal through debt and is forecast to accrue substantial returns.

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The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 12th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 14th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.34%.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The firm has current ratio of 1.00 that indicates firm has capacity of total assets to cover its short-term and long term obligations. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States & worldwide copyright & trademark laws. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2018/02/14/walgreens-boots-alliance-inc-wba-shares-sold-by-oppenheimer-co-inc.html.

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Walgreens already owns 26% of the company, which has analysts confused about how the deal would benefit the pharmacy chain. The Company is a global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. The Company's products are marketed under a number of brands, which include No7, the Botanics range, Almus (generic medicines), Boots Pharmaceuticals and Soap & Glory (bathing and beauty brand).



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