Analysts See $1.22 EPS for Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)

September 24, 2017 - By test

 Analysts See $1.22 EPS for Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)

Analysts expect Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) to report $1.22 EPS on October, 19.They anticipate $0.15 EPS change or 14.02 % from last quarter’s $1.07 EPS. WBA’s profit would be $1.31 billion giving it 16.07 P/E if the $1.22 EPS is correct. After having $1.33 EPS previously, Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc’s analysts see -8.27 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.27% or $0.21 on September 22, reaching $78.41. About 5.00 million shares traded. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) has risen 5.77% since September 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.93% the S&P500.

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Walgreens Boots Alliance had 34 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) earned “Hold” rating by Zacks on Tuesday, September 1. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $96.0 target in Wednesday, August 23 report. Jefferies upgraded Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) on Monday, October 17 to “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Monday, July 18. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 29 by S&P Research. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Thursday, October 6. As per Thursday, June 29, the company rating was maintained by Pivotal Research. The stock of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Jefferies. The stock of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) earned “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Monday, October 31. Loop Capital Markets initiated Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) on Thursday, August 24 with “Buy” rating.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is a holding company. The company has market cap of $83.91 billion. The Firm is a pharmacy-led health and wellbeing company. It has a 19.78 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through three divisions: Retail Pharmacy USA, Retail Pharmacy International and Pharmaceutical Wholesale.

More notable recent Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) news were published by: Chicagobusiness.com which released: “Walgreens’ $4.38 billion Rite Aid buy wins FTC approval” on September 19, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Walgreens Boots Alliance: A Dividend Aristocrat Held By Bill Gates” published on September 15, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Walgreens Boots Alliance: How The $4 Billion Rite Aid Deal Improves This …” on September 19, 2017. More interesting news about Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Walgreens Boots Alliance Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2017 Earnings …” published on September 21, 2017 as well as Chicagotribune.com‘s news article titled: “Walgreens said to tweak Rite Aid deal to gain US approval” with publication date: September 18, 2017.

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