Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) went up by 1.60% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $64.50 and move down -55.8%, while WBA stocks collected -8.71% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 06/12/20 that Walgreens Boots Alliance Schedules Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Earnings Announcement for July 9, 2020
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Worth an Investment?
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 10.64 times of increase in earnings at the present.
WBA Market Performance
WBA stocks went down by -8.71% for the week, with the monthly jump of 7.95% and a quarterly performance of -10.37%, while its annual performance rate touched -21.72%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -1.97% for WBA stocks with the simple moving average of -19.23% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for WBA stocks, with UBS repeating the rating for WBA shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for WBA socks in the upcoming period according to UBS is $44 based on the research report published on April 6, 2020.
Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see WBA stock at the price of $43, previously predicting the value of $51. The rating they have provided for WBA stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on April 3, 2020.
Wells Fargo gave “ Market Perform” rating to WBA stocks, setting the target price at $61 in the report published on December 11, 2019.
WBA Stocks -2.67% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought WBA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -35.81% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.53%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 4.35%, while the shares surge at the distance of +6.56% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -3.79% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, WBA went down by -8.71%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -16.28% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $42.36. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. saw -29.78% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
WBA Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), starting from Pagni Marco Patrick Anthony, who sold 234,355 shares at the price of $63.16 back on Nov 05. After this action, Rushing now owns 13,844 shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., valued at $14,801,862 with the latest closing price.
Pagni Marco Patrick Anthony, the EVP, Global CAO and GC of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., sold 123,496 shares at the value of $50.06 during a trade that took place back on Aug 15, which means that Pagni Marco Patrick Anthony is holding 234,355 shares at the value of $6,182,210 based on the most recent closing price.
WBA Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +3.75 for the present operating margin and +20.49 for gross margin. The net margin for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. stands at +2.91. Total capital return value is set at 12.33, while invested capital returns managed to touch 10.75. Equity return holds the value 14.70%, with 4.40% for asset returns.
Based on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), the company’s capital structure generated 76.25 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 43.26. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 26.52 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 7.28 and long-term debt to capital is 51.60.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.47 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.28. The receivables turnover for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is 19.84 with the total asset turnover at the value of 2.02. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.73.