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Ignore The Amazon Hype; Take A Look At Walgreens

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The weekly chart of Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) shows that prices traded between the mid-seventies and mid-eighties from early 2016 until this fall. Prices dropped sharply at the beginning of October thanks to a news report from CNBC that said Amazon was considering expanding into the pharmacy business. WBA -- along with other major pharmacy chains -- sold-off as a result. (155-0)

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The weekly chart of Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) shows that prices traded between the mid-seventies and mid-eighties from early 2016 until this fall. Prices dropped sharply at the beginning of October thanks to a news report from CNBC that said Amazon was considering expanding into the pharmacy business. WBA -- along with other major pharmacy chains -- sold-off as a result. (155-0)

Dividend Aristocrats In Focus Part 47: Walgreens Boots Alliance

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In addition, the company's price has been beaten down by fears of Amazon entering the market. (137-0)

The 10 Biggest Stock Market Failures of 2017 | InvestorPlace

2017-11-21 investorplace
The year isn’t over yet, but with just a little more than a month left before 2017 is in the rear-view mirror, where individual stocks are right now is more or less where they’re going to be. While most names have ridden the bullish wave of the S&P 500’s year-to-date gain of 16%, in some cases there’s painfully bad news — a handful of names are shockingly deep in the red. (631-2)

Cowen: An Amazon-Rite Aid deal makes sense

2017-11-21 cnbc
Amazon should acquire acquire Rite Aid to obtain state pharmacy licenses and add a regulatory-cleared infrastructure, according to one Wall Street analyst on Tuesday. (135-1)

RGA Q3 2017 Letter - Amazon's Share Of E-Commerce = PayPal's Opportunity

2017-11-18 seekingalpha
One of our biggest mistakes was not investing in Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) shortly after reading Josh Tarasoff's 2012 VALUEx presentation, instantly recognizing the appeal and dismissing a potential purchase on account of the stock being "too expensive."[1] [2] We will forever hold ourselves accountable for this mistake, while simultaneously self-reflecting on what we can do to avoid this mistake in the future and figure out where and how value does accrue in commerce today. (273-0)

CVS: Undervalued

2017-11-16 seekingalpha
CVS Health is not just a pharmacy retailer like Walgreens, but generates more than half of its revenue as pharmacy benefit manager (CVS Caremark). (177-1)

Tracking David Einhorn's Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-16 seekingalpha
Greenlight's long/short ratio is at 118% long and 73% short compared to 111% long and 79% short last quarter. (1241-8)

Akers Biosciences' (AKER) CEO John Gormally on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-11-15 seekingalpha
Good morning and welcome to the Akers Biosciences Conference to discuss the Third Quarter 2017 Earnings. As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded. I would now like to introduce your host for today’s conference, Ben Simons with Akers Corporate Communications team. Ben, please go ahead. (153-1)

Rite Aid: Prefer The Bonds Over The Stock

2017-11-15 seekingalpha
Clearly there is value in Rite Aid stores and Envision Rx, but the underperformance of stores is a wild card. (135-0)

Walgreens Boots Alliance - Fairly Valued Dividend Aristocrat

2017-11-13 seekingalpha
Walgreens Boots Alliance was formed in December 31, 2014, as a merger of Walgreens and Boots Alliance and expanded the international pharmacy business of Walgreens. (187-0)

Why Rite Aid Corporation Stock Will Stage a Big Turnaround

2017-11-10 investorplace
Ever since the proposed acquisition of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) by Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) was restructured multiple times and eventually turned into an all-cash deal for a couple stores, RAD stock has been left for dead.  (258-2)

The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

2017-11-10 247wallst
Even as the market’s bull run is approaching nine years old, the markets have continued to reach new all-time highs. A look at the most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange suggests that short sellers were starting to load up on a few of their favorites between the October 13 and October 31 settlement dates, including the top of the heap, AT&T. (230-0)

Don't Be Surprised To See Rite Aid Take Flight

2017-11-09 seekingalpha
"When pigs fly" is a centuries old Scottish saying meaning something will never happen. Some are of the belief that currently Rite Aid (RAD) is a wounded and grounded pig that will never recover to fly again. Pigs have a hard time flying because they don't have wings. However, almost all animals with wings do indeed fly, so therefore, if a pig had wings it could fly. (136-0)

Rite Aid Corporation Stock: If Wishes Were Horses

2017-11-09 investorplace
Dismembered by Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NYSE:WBA) and awaiting the swoop of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is dead in the water. I wrote last month that Amazon is Godot in the Rite Aid play, and Godot never showed up. Instead, Amazon seems satisfied to see RAD stock die. (240-1)

Stock Research Report

Rite Aid is a pharmacy retail healthcare company, providing its customers and communities with a high level of care and service through various programs the company offer through its two reportable business segments, its Retail Pharmacy segment and its Pharmacy Services segment. The company accomplish its goal of delivering comprehensive care to its customers through its retail drugstores, RediClinic walk-in retail health clinics and transparent and traditional EnvisionRx and MedTrak PBMs. The company also offer fully integrated mail-order and specialty pharmacy services through EnvisionPharmacies. Additionally through EIC, EnvisionRx also serves one of the fastest-growing demographics in healthcare: seniors enrolled in Medicare Part D. When combined with its retail platform, this comprehensive suite of services allows it to provide value and choice to customers, patients and payors and allows it to succeed in today’s evolving healthcare marketplace.

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