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  1. VA Hudson Valley offers registered Vets flu shots Sept. 22 in Montrose and ElsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Patch.com

    ... community based outpatient clinics: Registered Veterans may also get a free flu shot through a partnership with Walgreens. Registered Veterans will be able to receive a flu shot at nationally participating Walgreens and the medical information will ...

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  2. Story About Jobs for Special Needs Workers Inspires Logistics SummitRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... to fit handicapped individuals into their operations, wherever possible. So Lewis approached the folks at Walgreens and said, "Why not us." Today, 10 percent of Walgreens distribution center workers across the country have a handicap of some kind. ...

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  3. CVS Health, Walgreen, And Rite Aid: Not All Drugstore Chains Are Created EquallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Seeking Alpha

    Historically, wholesale generic drug prices have declined rapidly, as more companies entered the market. However, several factors have occurred in the past few years that have led to dramatic price increases on a few select products.

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  4. Walgreen Bulls Bet Investor Activism Will Cure Tax PainRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Bloomberg

    The entry of an activist shareholder into the board of Walgreen Co. may be just what the doctor ordered for options traders betting on the largest U.S. pharmacy chain after a 17 percent plunge.

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  5. CVS expands into western Arkansas with first stores in Van Buren, Bella VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The City Wire

    ... chosen by CVS to be on major traffic thoroughfares, often only a short distance from their largest competitor, Walgreens. City permits show the local CVS stores to average 13,225 square feet at a cost of roughly $2 million per location, excluding ...

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  6. Rite Aid Dives On Generic Drug Reimbursement...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Investor's Business Daily

    The No. 3 U.S. drugstore chain said second-quarter earnings jumped to 13 cents per share, up from 3 cents per share in the year-ago quarter.

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  7. Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG), Walgreen Company (WAG), Nortek Inc...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Insider Monkey

    Cheniere Energy, Inc. , Walgreen Company , and Nortek Inc are among Anchorage Capital 's top stock picks. Anchorage Capital is a credit, special situations, and distressed debt hedge fund with a strong track record.

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  8. Rite Aid falls as drugstore chain trims FY15 viewRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... count at comparable stores increased 3.7% over the prior-year period. Walgreen reports August SSS up 3.7% Walgreens had August sales of $6.39B, an increase of 3.6% from $6.16B for the same month in fiscal 2013. Total front-end sales increased 2.1% ...

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  9. Rite Aid Dives On Generic Drug Reimbursement WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Investor's Business Daily

    Rite Aid said second-quarter earnings jumped to 13 cents per share, up from 3 cents per share in the year ago quarter. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of 6 cents a share.

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  10. Today's Market: Stocks Moving On News, Fed Rally ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Seeking Alpha

    While the market took yesterday's news from the Federal Reserve quite well, we think that Fed Head Yellen and her fellow FOMC voting members received a pass yesterday. The environment is perfect for the Federal Reserve to sit tight and to continue to do more of what is working, and has worked because the rest of the world is trying to ease and begin programs which the US used to dig out of the 'Great Recession' a few years back.

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  11. Rite Aid Earnings - Plummets After Dour OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Shares of Rite Aid fell around 8% in pre-market trading after reporting strong sales and earnings but expecting slower growth for the year. Quarterly results confirm my opinion that the business has potential, but management's guidance suggests that I'm also right in the respect that the company is not without its risks.

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  12. Don't Own A Company If You Wouldn't Display It On Your WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Seeking Alpha

    I have previously conversed with someone who indicated that they would be "embarrassed" to share what equity holdings they partner with. This article speaks directly about owning a company, but this is a reasonable ideology to carry through to all aspects of your life.

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  13. WalMart Diversifies Into Medi-CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | GuruFocus.com

    ... from their mistakes. The difference created by Wal-Mart is already a concern for CVS Health Corp . ( CVS ) and Walgreens ( WAG ) which provide a limited number of retail-based urgent care services. And Wal-Mart's picking up the right markets to ...

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  14. Walgreens strikes a major humanitarian note in new ad campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Business Journal

    Walgreens has started a marketing push to educate the public about getting life-saving vaccines to children in need in developing countries. Walgreens is launching it's largest marketing project of the year this month.

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  15. Fitch Rates Realty Income's $250MM 4.125% Sr. Unsecured Notes Due 2026 'BBB+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Business Wire

    ... tenants comprised 45.8% of 2Q'14 rent, which is somewhat concentrated. The top three tenants at June 30, 2014 were Walgreens at 5.2%, FedEx at 5% of rent, and Dollar General at 5%. The company has materially reduced the percentage of annualized ...

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  16. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights:Walgreen, CVS Health, Vantiv, Apple and Green DotRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Sys-Con Media

    ... trends, each of which also has a good Zacks Rank. Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG - Free Report ), popularly known as Walgreens, is the largest national retail pharmacy chain in terms of revenue and profitability. As of The company also operates infusion ...

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  17. Walgreen, CVS, Rite Aid: Battle Of Better Targeting Tactics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Seeking Alpha

    Walgreen is enjoying synergistic advantages from the Alliance Boots acquisition, and also the boon from turned away CVS tobacco buyers. CVS suffers a short term disadvantage from eliminating tobacco buyers but might enjoy a long term advantages in focusing on the health industry.

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  18. Technical Data on Food and Staples Retailing Stocks - Rite Aid,...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Sys-Con Media

    The gains were broad based as all the ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Consumer Staples Sector Index ended the day at 467.47, up 0.75%, and the index has advanced 2.17% in the last one month.

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  19. Dick Durbin Seeks to Avoid Eric Cantor's Shocking FateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | NBC Chicago

    ... into keeping its headquarters in north suburban Deerfield as it mulled a potential move overseas. "His bullying of Walgreens was a political stunt designed to help only one person: Dick Durbin," sniped Oberweis last August. "It didn't create any ...

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  20. Walgreens: We want outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Business Journal

    Walgreens has vacated the industrial building in Henderson that Kerr Drug had been using as its distribution hub for its pharmacy stores pre-Walgreens acquisition in late 2013. According to reports in the Henderson Dispatch , Walgreens shut down operations at the distribution center shortly after its $173 million acquisition of Raleigh-based Kerr Drug was finalized in November.

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