Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) Sees Large Outflow of Money

Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) traded 0.27 points or 0.33% higher at $83.2.The total intraday money flow for the shares came in at a disappointing $(-8.35) million. The total upticks amounted to $29.48 million and the total downticks were approximately $37.84 million, with the up/down ratio of 0.78. On a different note, the shares have seen 0.67% price change during the week.In a block trade which occurred during the day, the stock had an inflow of $1.95 million in upticks and an outflow of $8.59 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block was found to be 0.23. The net money flow for the block transaction was $(-6.64) million.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.15% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.19%. The company shares have dropped 4.78% in the past 52 Weeks. On August 5, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $97.3 and one year low was seen on February 8, 2016 at $71.5. The 50-day moving average is $79.66 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $80.74. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $83.10 and $82.86 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $83.39. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $83.20, notching a gain of 0.33% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,462,651 . The stock had closed at $82.93 on the previous day.

Currently the company Insiders own 21.1% of Walgreens Boots Alliance shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -6.7% . Institutional Investors own 59.54% of Walgreens Boots Alliance shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 15.61%. On the companys insider trading activities, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Wilson-Thompson Kathleen, officer (EVP and Global Chief HRO) of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., had unloaded 29,603 shares at an average price of $83.13 in a transaction dated on June 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $2,460,897.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Walgreens Boots Alliance) is a holding company. The Company is a global pharmacy-led health and wellbeing enterprise. It operates through three segments: Retail Pharmacy USA, which consists of the Walgreens business, including the operation of retail drugstores and convenient care clinics, in addition to providing specialty pharmacy services; Retail Pharmacy International, which consists of the Alliance Boots pharmacy-led health and beauty stores, optical practices and related contract manufacturing operations, and Pharmaceutical Wholesale, which consists of the Alliance Boots pharmaceutical wholesaling and distribution businesses. Its portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as global health and beauty product brands, including No7, Botanics, and Soap & Glory. Walgreens Boots Alliance, through its subsidiary, Liz Earle Beauty Co. Ltd, offers the Liz Earle skincare brand.

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