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Published on 29 Nov 2021 on Zacks via Yahoo Finance

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know


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Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) closed the most recent trading day at $46.08, moving +0.39% from the previous trading session. The stock lagged the S&P 500's daily gain of 1.32%. At the same time, the Dow added 0.68%, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.15%.

Coming into today, shares of the largest U.S. drugstore chain had lost 2.38% in the past month. In that same time, the Retail-Wholesale sector lost 0.46%, while the S&P 500 gained 3.61%.

Walgreens Boots Alliance will be looking to display strength as it nears its next earnings release. In that report, analysts expect Walgreens Boots Alliance to post earnings of $1.22 per share. This would mark no growth from the prior-year quarter. Meanwhile, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for revenue is projecting net sales of $32.93 billion, down 9.31% from the year-ago period.

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