Walgreen Company (NYSE:WAG)

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Upcoming Catalysts Could Drive Seven Biotech and Health Care Stocks Higher

Binary events are often the key element in moving a biotech or health care stock higher. Negative binary results or actions often can move shares drastically lower. We scan our ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Coach, J.C. Penney, Micron, Whole Foods, Vertex and More

It is Wednesday and stocks are trying to find their footing in mixed markets after a fresh sell-off. Investors and traders are getting used to hearing that the raging bull ...
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Walgreen’s Misses Estimates, Promises Answer on Offshore Move

Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) reported third-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The drugstore chain reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.91 on revenues of $19.4 billion. ...
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The Affordable Care Act Is Working Big for These Six Companies

For all the shots the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, has taken, the inevitable march onward continues. Some data are starting to emerge since the implementation of parts of the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, F5, GNC, Garmin, SunPower, Tyson and More

It is Wednesday and stocks are trying to find direction ahead of the Fed meeting. Investors and traders keep hearing that the market has morphed into a stock picker's market ...
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Medtronic and Covidien Deal Is All About Taxes and Dividends

The $42.9 billion merger between medical device makers Medtronic Inc. (NYSE: MDT) and Covidien PLC (NYSE: COV) was officially confirmed early Monday morning by the two companies. Medtronic will pay ...
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Taxpayer Group Protests Walgreen Offshore Move

With more than 7,800 stores worldwide, Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) was the sixth-largest U.S. retailer, based on 2013 sales of nearly $72 billion and profit of $2.5 billion. Virtually all ...
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America’s 10 Most Familiar Brands

To be familiar with a brand means a deeper level of engagement than simple awareness. It implies knowing something about a brand other than its name. It is also not ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, Avago, MannKind, Pandora, Randgold and More

With the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 hitting new all-time highs, investors want upside but they also want to avoid the next trap. Market pundits and portfolio managers ...
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America’s Most Popular Stores

America’s most visited stores are popular for a variety of reasons. According to data provided by Placed, a consumer habits data service provider that monitors behavior of more than 150,000 ...
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Will Walgreen Move HQ to Europe?

With more than 7,800 stores worldwide, Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) was the sixth largest U.S. retailer, based on 2012 sales of nearly $67 billion. Virtually all those sales came in ...
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Rite Aid Earnings Show Turnaround Lives, With Value Too

Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) is showing that the turnaround continues. On top of acquiring RediClinic on Thursday, the retail pharmacy operator announced earnings of $0.06 per share on revenues ...
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Walgreen Margins Drop, Chop Profits

Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) reported second-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The drugstore chain reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.91 on revenues of $19.60 billion. ...
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Bull and Bear

Ten Stocks That Analysts Want You to Sell

The bull market is now more than five years old, and getting a repeat performance of almost 30% in the S&P 500 in 2013 seems next to impossible for 2014. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Boeing, Exelon, Herbalife, Symantec and More

The stock market has recovered from the post-Yellen rate hike timeline commentary and from tensions with Russia. Still, investors remain wary, wanting to avoid getting caught up in the next ...
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