CVS – Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. stock falls Friday, still outperforms market
Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.
sank 0.64% to $49.62 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. closed $7.43 short of its 52-week high ($57.05), which the company achieved on April 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as CVS Health Corp.
rose 0.19% to $85.51 and PetMed Express Inc.
fell 2.08% to $26.89. Trading volume (7.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.