Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.[WBA] stock saw a move by 0.32% on Thursday, touching 1.62 million. Based on the recent volume, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. stock traders appear to be active. The most recent trading volume of WBA shares recorded 899.19M shares, which represents the daily volume of traded shares. Analysts estimates state that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] stock could reach median target price of N/A.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] stock additionally went up by +6.30% in the period of the 7 days, recording a gain in performance by 4.69% in the last 30 days. The yearly more of WBA stock is set at -19.17% by far, with shares price recording returns by 5.05% in the latest quarter. Over the past six months, WBA shares showcased -10.13% decrease. WBA saw -35.42% change opposing the low price in the last 12 months, also recording 13.69% compared to high within the same period of time.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [NASDAQ:WBA]: Analyst Rating and Earnings
Its stock price has been found in the range of 49.03 to 86.31. This is compared to its latest closing price of $55.56.
Keep your eyes on this company’s next financial results, which are scheduled to be made public on Thu 10 Oct (In 27 Days).
Fundamental Analysis of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA]
Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] sitting at +4.79 and its Gross Margin at +22.06, this company’s Net Margin is now 3.50%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.
This company’s Return on Total Capital is 15.33, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 12.70%. Its Return on Equity is 18.79, and its Return on Assets is 7.49. These metrics all suggest that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.
Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 55.36. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 35.63, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 21.13. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 10.24, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 47.80.
What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 7.51 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 1.78. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.45, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.17. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] has a Price to Book Ratio of 2.51, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 8.25 and P/E Ratio of 10.94. These metrics all suggest that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is more likely to generate a positive ROI.
Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] earns $371,573 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 20.08 and its Total Asset Turnover is 1.96. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 0.38 and its Current Ratio is 0.82. This company is not investing its short-term assets in an optimally efficient way, making it a riskier investment.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] has 899.19M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $49.96B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 49.03 to 86.31. At its current price, it has moved down by -35.42% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 13.69% from its 52-week low.
This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.88, which indicates that it is 3.40% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 60.33. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.
Conclusion: Is Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA] a Reliable Buy?
Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [WBA], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.