Walgreen Company (NYSE:WAG)

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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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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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Why Goldman Sachs Likes Rite Aid Even More Now

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) is a turnaround which keeps on turning. That is the theory from Goldman Sachs at least. The brokerage firm upgraded shares of the retail drug ...
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Ten Retailers With the Worst Customer Service

Customer satisfaction with retailers in the U.S. is at an all-time high, up for the third year in a row. While the industry improved overall, not all retailers received accolades, ...
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Rite Aid

Rite Aid Makes Progress in Long, Slow Turnaround

Shares of drugstore operator Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) dropped about 3% in morning trading Monday. This after the stock it a new multiyear high on Friday, following last week's ...
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6 Stocks That Moved the Market on Thursday

Stocks were mixed on Thursday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow fighting between positive and negative territory. As the Dow was hardly changed, 24/7 Wall St. decided to focus ...
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J.C. Penney Stock Tumbles after Weak November Sales Reports from Other Retailers

Retailers are announcing November same-store sales Thursday and, once again, J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP), which reported a strong gain of 10.1% on Monday, is getting lashed. We’ve noted ...
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Google Robots to Deliver Packages to Your Door?

If you are going to fill the world with the next generation of robots, as the New York Times suggests Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) is preparing to do, who better ...
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Will Cyber Monday Offset Weak Holiday Shopping Start?

A survey for the National Retail Federation (NRF) estimated that more than 141 million different shoppers hit the stores over the four-day Thanksgiving holiday. That is slightly more than the ...
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J.P. Morgan Offers Stocks to Buy as Winners of the Obamacare Debacle

The administration has basically admitted that the rollout and launch of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, has been nothing short of a disaster so far. The website was never ...
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Brace for Downside in Key Retail Store Sales

The outlook for retailers reporting September same-store sales on Thursday offers substantial improvement over September 2012, but there are significant downside risks to the early estimates. Research firm Retail Metrics ...
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Walgreen Earnings Follow Better Same-Store Sales

Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) posted fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2013 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The drugstore chain reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.73 on revenues of ...
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