What’s Happening with W(BA)
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (W(BA)) is scheduled to report Quarter 1 numbers before the market open on January 7. Analysts forecast earnings of $0.81 per share for the quarter. During the same period last year the company earned $0.79, and the stock is down -32.4% on the year.
W(BA) was recently trading at $39.88 down $19.90 from its 12-month high and $6.52 above its 12-month low. InvestorsObserver gives W(BA) a 23 long-term technical score and a 19 short-term technical score. The stock has recent support above $38.32 and recent resistance below $43.4. Of the 13 analysts who cover the stock 0 rate it Strong Buy, 0 rate it Buy, 12 rate it Hold, 1 rate it Sell, and 0 rate it Strong Sell, W(BA) gets an overall score of 40 from InvestorsObserver.
W(BA) has shown annual earnings growth of 13.36% over the last five years, and looking ahead analysts expect the company to grow profits 6.99% per annum the next five years. Last quarter the company posted worse than expected EPS and this quarter the street expects $1.41 EPS. W(BA) is currently trading at $39.88 with an average price target of $39.67.