6 hrs ago
Walgreen Company's Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc.
's stock had its "overweight" rating restated by Citigroup Inc. in a research note issued on Tuesday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports.
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10 hrs ago
Corporate Cash Kings Escape U.S. Taxes
Walgreen isn't the only company under pressure, including by shareholders such as Goldman Sachs , to move its headquarters overseas due to high U.S. taxation.
14 hrs ago
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Walgreen under shareholder pressure to relocate to Europe: FT
U .S. drugstore chain operator Walgreen Co is under pressure from a group of shareholders to consider relocating to Europe to gain tax benefits, the Financial Times reported.
20 hrs ago
Facebook Rumored to be Preparing a Mobile Payment Service; Walgreen...
Shares of NQ Mobile closed down nearly 13% on Monday with about 14 million shares traded.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Walgreens pressured to move to Europe
In a twist on economic globalization less obvious than moving factories overseas, a small but growing number of corporations have relocated headquarters to Europe to escape the 35 percent tax on U.S. profits, the highest in the developing world.
Shareholders Try to Lure Walgreens to Move HQ Out of Deerfield
Shareholders are pressuring Deerfield-based Walgreens - the nation's largest drugstore chain - to move its corporate headquarters to Europe, the Financial Times reports .
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Walgreen under intensifying pressure to leave Illinois for tax advantage in Europe: FT
Walgreen, headquartered in the Chicago suburb Deerfield, acquired 45% of Alliance Boots in 2012 and holds an option to purchase the remainder of the company.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Acquisitions, Recognitions, New Stores, and Positive Sales Results -...
Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Walgreen Company , Best Buy Co., Inc. , McKesson Corporation , Target Corporation , and Rite Aid Corporation .
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Walgreens management to meet with BB&T
Rite Aid hits 52-week high after results, sales view top estimates Shares of retail drugstore Rite Aid are rallying after the company's fourth quarter results and fiscal 2015 revenue outlook topped analysts' consensus estimates.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Walgreens (WAG) Declares 31.5c Quarterly Dividend
The dividend is in line with the retailer's previous. The quarterly dividend is payable on June 12 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 21. The ex-dividend date is set for May 16. TheStreet Ratings team rates WALGREEN CO as a Buy with a ratings score of A. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their ... (more)
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Altria Group: An Attractive Investment
A group of 28 U.S. attorneys general are putting efforts into admonishing big U.S. retail stores and attempting to get them to discontinue selling tobacco products.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
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Is Walgreen a Healthy Stock for Your Portfolio?
The company provides its customers with access to consumer goods and services, pharmacy, and health and wellness services in communities across the U.S. Walgreen sells prescription and non-prescription drugs, as well as general merchandise that includes household items, convenience and fresh foods, photo finishing, and candy.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
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Walgreens Pharmacists Instrumental in Helping Reduce Hospital...
Hospital patients who participated in Walgreens WellTransitions program were 46 percent less likely to experience an unplanned hospital readmission within 30 days of discharge1, according to new company research.
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Walgreen Company March Results Outpace Rite Aid Corporation's
Walgreen announced that its comparable sales -- a metric measuring sales at stores that have been open for more than a year -- rose by 3.5%, and Rite Aid noted its same-store sales increased by less than one quarter of that amount at just 0.7%.
Walgreen Company (WAG) - Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes
Walgreen Company was downgraded by analysts at Macquarie from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Seymour site to take unwanted medications
Seymour Police Department and Walgreen Co. will participate in a national drug take back day from 10a a.m. to 2a p.m. April 26 at Walgreens' pharmacy at 319 E. Tipton St. The program is a combined effort to remove expired and/or unwanted prescription medications from communities, lowering the potential for abuse and diversion, according to a news ... (more)
Bargainista tip: Get 10 free photos April 3 at Walgreens
To get this easy freebie, you'll have to order the photos at Walgreens.com with a coupon code.
Indexes Break Winning Streak; Anadarko Soars, Barnes & Noble Tumbles
The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended essentially flat, losing less than half a point to close at 16,572.55.
Walgreens sells majority interest in Take Care Employer Solutions
The buyer is Water Street Health Care Partners, and Walgreens will retain a minority stake in Take Care and be the preferred strategic partner with Water Street.
Walgreen's Same-Store Sales Rise 3.5%
Walgreen Co. said same-store sales rose 3.5% in March from a year earlier, as higher pharmacy sales offset weaker front-end results.