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Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) closed at $50.48 in the latest trading session, marking a +0.14% move from the prior day. This change lagged the S&P 500’s 0.62% gain on the day. Elsewhere, the Dow gained 0.55%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.03%.
Prior to today’s trading, shares of the largest U.S. drugstore chain had gained 8.28% over the past month. This has outpaced the Retail-Wholesale sector’s loss of 4.49% and the S&P 500’s gain of 0.87% in that time.
Wall Street will be looking for positivity from Walgreens Boots Alliance as it approaches its next earnings report date. This is expected to be January 6, 2022. On that day, Walgreens Boots Alliance is projected to report earnings of $1.22 per share, which would represent no growth from the prior-year quarter. Our most recent consensus…