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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) which is in the industry Drug Stores, gaining 0.05% today. In the last week its performance is 2.09%, and -2.11% for the past quarter. Currently, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., WBA has a target price of 94.27, so today’s gain of 0.05% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.04%.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA), has a market cap of 88317.02, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 12.92%, and institutional ownership is 61.70%.

At the current price of 81.59, it has a dividend yield of 1.77%, and its target price is 94.27. This is with a profit margin of 2.90%, and total debt/equity of 0.48. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) has a P/E of 26.57, as well as a forward P/E of 16.11.

With a current EPS of 3.07, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 12.74%,Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 13.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 13.62%.

Performance for the year is -4.87%. Since its IPO date on 07/01/1985, the total performance to date is -3.35%.

Volume today for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA), is 1435922, while its average volume is 4823.42. Whilst the total gain today was 0.05%, it did have a day high of -4.11%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.50%, and 2.17% for the month. The 52-week low for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., WBA has been 15.17%, while the 52-week-high has reached -14.66%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.00%, and its return on assets is 4.90%. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) has an operating margin of 4.80%. With a sales growth of 13.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., WBA is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.44, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 0.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.95, and the P/S is 0.76, along with a P/B of 2.98. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 24.63.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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